Speaker: Michael Ruscio
Sunday, May 7 | 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. | Breakout Session #6
The Gut Microbiota; health and disease. Crucial Updates for Today’s Practitioner
A healthy digestive tract is crucial for optimum health. Today digestive tract imbalances are common and dietary strategies offer a powerful opportunity for healing. Unfortunately, this area is currently shrouded in dogma emanating from a recent boom in interest regarding them icrobiota. This presentation will review the clinical science regarding this issue and provide the attendee with powerful and proven effective methods to heal the digestive tract through dietary and nutritional interventions. Expect to understand how to personalize various diets to the right type of client, including; paleo, low FODMAP, low carb, low histamine, intermittent fasting – and by doing so provide substantial health improvement for your clients.
Dr. Michael Ruscio is a functional medicine practitioner, researcher, and author. His specialties include autoimmune, thyroid, and digestive disorders. He consults clients locally in the Bay Area and remotely across the country. His clinical research is focused on digestive disorders. Dr. Ruscio has been a featured speaker at numerous conferences including the SIBO Symposium, PaleoFX, Ancestral Health Symposium, and an international symposium in London. He’s also spoken for several online health summits, including Sean Croxton’s Digestion Sessions. Dr. Ruscio has collaborated with many authorities in the health and wellness industry, including Robb Wolf and Melissa Hartwig. He has been interviewed on several popular podcasts such as Sean Croxton, Robb Wolf, Ben Greenfield, and Jimmie Moore, and he’s provided clinical training for Designs for Health and the SIBO Symposium. Dr. Ruscio also conducts a very highly rated functional medicine podcast. You can visit his website and podcast at www.drruscio.com