Chronic Functional Bowel Syndrome Enhances Gut-Brain Axis Dysfunction, Neuroinflammation, Cognitive Impairment, and Vulnerability to Dementia

@article{Daulatzai2014ChronicFB,
  title={Chronic Functional Bowel Syndrome Enhances Gut-Brain Axis Dysfunction, Neuroinflammation, Cognitive Impairment, and Vulnerability to Dementia},
  author={Mak Adam Daulatzai},
  journal={Neurochemical Research},
  year={2014},
  volume={39},
  pages={624-644}
}
The irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common chronic functional gastrointestinal disorder world wide that lasts for decades. The human gut harbors a diverse population of microbial organisms which is symbiotic and important for well being. However, studies on conventional, germ-free, and obese animals have shown that alteration in normal commensal gut microbiota and an increase in pathogenic microbiota—termed “dysbiosis”, impact gut function, homeostasis, and health. Diarrhea, constipation… CONTINUE READING