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Gut Health Gurus Podcast

Kriben Govender is a Food Scientist and Gut Health Advocate. He is the founder of Gut Health Superstore, Nourishme Organics. He had a seemingly happy life which came crashing down. He was bullied in the workplace, his marriage collapsed, he lost his job and found himself alone in an apartment ready to end his life. Kriben soldiered on, and discovered the impact of gut health on overall health. His purpose is to share the importance of gut health in addressing many different health issues. In this show, Kriben explores how you can improve your health and wellbeing by focusing on your gut.

Mar 3, 2024

In this revolutionary episode of the Gut Health Gurus Podcast, host Kriben Govender, a renowned Food Scientist and nutritionist, converses with Gut Microbiologist and Microbiome expert Dr Jelena Vulevic on Prebiotic supplementation (Beta GOS), and about her ground breaking research into delaying ageing and addressing hormonal and skin issues using novel postbiotic supplement based on Bifidobacteria breve.


๐ŸŒŸ Topics Covered: ๐ŸŒŸ

 - Introduction to Dr. Jelena Vulevic

 - Discussion on Nicola Tesla's influence and Jelena's journey from Bosnia to the UK.

 - The gut microbiome's impact on the immune system and the importance of microbiota in early life.

 - Ulcerative Colitis and Crohns Disease

 - Microbiota/ Microbiome biomarkers for disease and health

 - Postbiotics: The Frontier in Gut Health

 - Prebiotic Beta Galactooligosaccharide (Beta GOS)

 - Benefits of Beta GOS- IBS sufferers, Ulcerative Colitis

 - Key benefits of Prebiotic Beta GOS

 - Beneficial strains targeted by Beta GOS

 - How is the Gut and Brain connected?

 - What is Gut Health - the hormone connection

 - Novel Postbiotics for Gut Health: Y Skin

 - What does the benefits of Y Skin persist post supplementation

 - Bifidobacterium breve BB091109 Strain Selection

 - Delaying Ageing 

 - The Skin Gut Connection

 - The Future Direction of Microbiome Research

 - Artificial Intelligence Technology in Microbiome Research

 - Dr Jelena's top gut health tip


About Dr. Jelena Vulevic: Dr Jelena Vulevic is a visionary, results-driven professional with 20 years of an in-depth scientific and clinical knowledge to developing therapies based on human gut microbiota. She has collaborated with some of Worldโ€™s leading research centres and was involved in nearly 50 clinical studies within the field of microbiota in gut, immune and brain health.

About Kriben Govender: Kriben Govender is a Food Scientist, Registered Nutritionist, and the founder of Nourishme Organics, a company specialising in gut health products. With over 20 years of experience in the food industry, Kriben is passionate about the intersection of diet, gut health, and well-being.


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