Brain, Gut Health & Related

Brain stuff may at the outset seem a bit boring and dry, but this section is full of amazing information and cutting edge material that has been very popular with Kinesiologists and other therapists as well as students and the public. Check it out!

The Teenage Brain

We used to think that erratic teenage behaviour was due to a sudden surge in hormones, but modern neuroscience shows us that this isn’t true. The Teenage Brain is a journey through the new discoveries that show us exactly what happens to the brain in.....


In Search of My Father

Following her mother’s death, Dr Helena Popovic puts her medical training and beliefs to the test when she becomes the carer for her elderly father, who has encroaching dementia. A passionate medical practitioner and international speaker, Helena finds...


Incredible Teenage Brain, The

Everything You Need to Know to Unlock Your Teen's Potential. This book is a must read for anyone parenting, teaching or supporting teens, who wants to empower them to reach their potential. Written by a team of clinical psychologists, it leads you.....



The brain is our starting point for making positive changes to our health and body fat levels. It doesn’t matter if you have a slow metabolism, a frenetic lifestyle or a genetic predisposition to gaining body fat because NeuroSlimming addresses the....



A great tour of the workings of our gut and of the latest research showing that gut bacteria can play a role in everything from obesity and allergies to Alzheimer’s. A very readable & entertaining book that also includes topics such as......


Brain’s Way of Healing

The brain can change its own structure and function in response to mental experience — what we call neuroplasticity. This book shows how this amazing discovery really works, significantly broadening the field from traumatic brain injury to all manner of..


Brain That Changes Itself

An astonishing new science called neuroplasticity is overthrowing the centuries-old notion that the human brain is immutable. Psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, Norman Doidge, M.D., meets both the brilliant scientists championing neuroplasticity and the.....


Brain Maker

Dr Perlmutter explains the connection between intestinal microbes and the brain, describing how the microbiome develops from birth and evolves based on the environment, how it can become ‘sick’, and how nurturing gut health through a few easy strategies..


Grain Brain

Dr. Perlmutter explains what happens when the brain encounters common ingredients in your daily bread and fruit bowls, why your brain thrives on fat and cholesterol, and how you can spur the growth of new brain cells at any age. He also offers an in.....


Digestive Intelligence

Explores the link between the brain in our skull and the brain in our gut - the connections between emotions and digestion and the way our digestive system influences our mood & character. Includes practical explanations of digestive issues and common....


Power Up Your Brain

The Neuroscience of Enlightenment. Don’t let the style of title distract you from this book - it is brilliant. In the wake of new information coming out these days on the ‘New Biology’ and ‘neuroplasticity’ of the brain, this book ties up a lot of.....



Schwartz describes the connections between immune system and brain and how that relates to the future of nervous system related dysfunctions - A New Science that will Revolutionise how we Keep our Brains Healthy and Young......


A Planet of Viruses

A fascinating tour of a formidable hidden world. Includes stories of new outbreaks, new scientific discoveries, explanations and fascinating stories demonstrate how deeply humans and viruses are intertwined. Viruses helped give rise to the first life.....


The Second Brain

After 30 years of research, Michael Gershon MD, was led to the extraordinary discovery that the nerve cells in the gut act as brain and that lack of cooperation between this ‘gut brain’ and our ‘first’ brain can cause chaos in the gut and misery in.....


Eye and Brain

Essential introduction to the basic phenomena of visual perception. Richard Gregory offers clear explanations of how we see brightness, movement, colour, and objects, and he explores the phenomena of visual illusions to establish principles about how.....


Our Ageing Brain

Our ageing brain is not all bad news and the stereotypical view of the general decline in our brain is not real. In fact older people are more resistant to the effects of stress, cope better with emotions and with more complex situations, and are....


Playing in the Unified Field

Reveals our quantum interconnectedness through “the field,” the unified field of consciousness and information that pervades all existence. Presenting a new paradigm for conscious living and conscious parenting.......


Craving Brain, The

Asserts that the roots of addiction most definitely do not lie in our character. Rather, they lie in a complex chain reaction that originates in an ancient survival mechanism in the brain. When this system is inappropriately activated, it drives the.....


Nutrition for the Brain

BACK IN PRINT by demand. Written by Charles Krebs Ph.D. - Feeding Your Brain for Optimum Performance. Offers a specific, comprehensive prescription to natural nutrition that we all would benefit from, and which would have a significant impact not only....


Biology of Belief

Stunning new scientific discoveries about the biochemical effects of the brain’s functioning that show that cells of your body are affected by thoughts. The author, a cell biologist, uses simple language, illustrations and everyday examples to.....


Gut & Psychology Syndrome

Dr. Campbell-McBride discusses the Gut-Brain Connection from a nutritional & neurological direction, linking learning difficulties to the food & drink we take. She puts the case that the condition of our digestive system, including its development in.....


Molecules of Emotion

How the chemicals inside our bodies form a dynamic information network, linking mind and body. Establishes the biomolecular basis for our emotions. Its autobiographical nature reads like an adventure story.....


Wild Cards

Brain Boosting Cards - The term Wild Card refers to an unexpected, high impact event – and that’s exactly what Helena’s Wild Cards offer: unexpectedly simple activities that have a big impact on the functioning of your brain. Powerful, fun, educational..