The Key to Good Gut Health
Top advice from a leading Gastroenterologist
Gut health is the foundation for the health of your entire body, and so many people struggle every day with common gut health issues, such as bloating, pain, and extreme fatigue.
This fascinating talk by leading Gastroenterologist Dr Klaartje Bel Kok will tour the common conditions that affect the gut, including heartburn, indigestion, coeliac disease, irritable bowel syndrome, inflammatory bowel diseases and bowel cancer.
Dr Bel Kok will explore common symptoms, the role of diet, food intolerances, lifestyle and the effects of stress and anxiety on gut function, and when you should seek out further investigations.
Dr Klaartje Bel Kok studied medicine at the Academic Medical Centre in Amsterdam and went on to train in Gastroenterology and General Internal Medicine in London. She has an additional PhD in inflammatory bowel disease research studies and is still actively involved in research in this area. She is now a Consultant Gastroenterologist at Barts Health NHS Trust and practices privately at the Cleveland Clinic, London, treating patients suffering with a wide variety of gut issues. Dr Kok has published papers in peer-reviewed medical journals, is involved in teaching and training and serves on the United European Gastroenterology Education Committee.
45 minutes including time for questions and answers.