meet our agony aunt and uncle: gut a problem?  ask them anything -


Jeannette Hyde is author of bestselling book, The Gut Makeover, and The Gut Makeover Recipe Book . The Gut Makeover is also published in the US And Canada  and currently being translated into Spanish and Russian. She is a Nutrition Practitioner BSc (Hons) Nutritional Therapy, registered with the CNHC and a member of BANT (British Association for Applied Nutrition & Nutritional Therapy). She has a private nutritional therapy practice in central London and hosts Gut Makeover Retreats in Spain - holidays for your gut. She loves working in a caring profession and sharing new science in plain English to all.  Gut to know her: People have been asking her ever since she was 17, if anyone has ever told her she looks like Meryl Streep? Maybe it's the cheekbones...

Miguel Toribio-Mateas

Miguel Toribio-Mateas is a Nutrition Practitioner BSc (Hons) Nutritional Medicine, registered with the CNHC and a Fellow of BANT. He is also a clinical neuroscientist, having completed an MSc in the subject. Miguel received a Santander Scholarship for doctoral research in 2016 and is stuck right in the middle of this research project in nutrition for cognitive enhancement at Middlesex university. Prior to moving into the nutrition world and brain worlds, Miguel spent years working in scientific publishing, running focus groups with doctors, researchers and scientists trying to figure out how to make online searching for scientific stuff easier. He runs a private nutritional practice in London where he sees 100s of gut related cases every year.  Gut to know him:In a previous life Miguel trained to be a British Wheel of Yoga-accredited Yoga Teacher. He’s a techie. Speaks 5 languages and is able to communicate in another 2, even without the need of an alcoholic beverage! Other interests include extremely low budget horror B movies, underground LBGT culture, existentialism, and 90s house music. Ask him anything about these and he may surprise you. He worked with Gut Guru Tim Spector for a year and wrote a peer-reviewed paper with him, available here.

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