March 2014 - This issue is the third in a series on the subject of gastrointestinal health. Dr. Bland interviews Patrice Cani, PhD, noted researcher from the Department of Metabolism and Nutrition at the Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium).
Dr. Cani's research group investigates the role of the gut microbiota in the development of inflammation associated with obesity and related disorders (insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes. Learn more about Dr. Cani here.
Coming Up in FMU
It's going to be a great year for FMU! Coming up in the second quarter will be a focus on: Personalized Lifestyle Medicine: Clinical Approaches
April - James Fries, MD Stanford University School of Medicine
May - Kenneth Pelletier, MD University of Arizona School of Medicine
June - Lee Hood, MD, PhD Institute for Systems Biology
What's Dr. Bland Reading?
"Non-celiac Gluten Sensitivity: The New Frontier of Gluten Related Disorders" Read the abstract.
"Statins, Risk Assessment, and the New American Prevention Guidelines" Read the abstract.
"This is Your Brain on Sugar" Watch the video.
"Medicine Gets Up Close and Personal" Read the abstract.