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Could Multiple Sclerosis Begin in the Gut?

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an electrical disorder, or rather one of impaired myelin, a fatty, insulating substance that better allows electric current to bolt down our neurons and release the neurotransmitters that help run our bodies and brains.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

Many of the gut hormones travel directly to the brain via the vagus nerve.  It is not unlikely that inflammatory mediators induced in the gut can also use the same pathway.

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