Tribe Feed Forums 2023 Insight Summit Gastrointestinal dysfunction in Parkinson’s disease: molecular pathology and implications of gut microbiome, probiotics, and fecal microbiota transplantation

  • Melissa McConaghy

    11/04/2023 at 9:15 am

    Welcome to this presentation. Please post your questions or comments here and we will forward them on. Check back for your response!

  • Geoff Meadows

    11/04/2023 at 10:49 am

    Excellent presentation on the atrophy of the vagus nerve and the role of gut health connection to brain health. Good work.

  • Philip and Heather Webster

    11/04/2023 at 2:21 pm

    Thanks Melissa. Unfortunately the volume on our system is too low to be audible and we were wondering if the volume could be increased from your end? Heather Webster

    • Melissa McConaghy

      11/04/2023 at 3:48 pm

      Hi Heather, unfortunately our video player has set parameters. Perhaps you could plug in some headphones to improve your sound?


    11/04/2023 at 2:46 pm

    Excellent.. very informative

  • Ian and Claire Rich

    11/04/2023 at 2:49 pm


  • John Birrell

    11/04/2023 at 3:35 pm

    Very informative and comprehensive presentation, thank you. I see some reference to electrical stimulation – do you have any experience with the use of laser light therapy on gut health/the microbiome (e.g. Symbyx hand-held device) ?

  • Manu Kanade

    11/04/2023 at 3:36 pm

    Great options of treatments

  • Kimberley Peden

    11/04/2023 at 3:44 pm

    Great presentation – would love more info on diet and nutrition – and on the last slide it mentioned Vit C and carbonated water to help with absorption?

  • Cathie Rankin

    11/04/2023 at 3:47 pm

    Very clear and interesting presentation. Thank you

  • Susan Sarlos

    11/04/2023 at 5:43 pm

    Thankyou- a very positive and informative presentation.

  • Robert Geraty

    11/04/2023 at 6:09 pm

    Reiterate John’ comment, highly informative and comprehensive presentation, thank you. I found a lot of relevant information regarding my Parkinson’s symptoms/problems. Melissa Is it possible to get a copy of his presentation?

  • Alan Carmody

    12/04/2023 at 2:29 pm

    Excellent presentation, very informative and helpful for management of my own on/off issues with my medication. Would also like to download a copy of the presentation for my GP and current specialist as well as myself.

    Nearly had me in tears to see the results for the dyskinesia patient.

  • George Trehane

    12/04/2023 at 11:08 pm

    Wow, what a lot of new , hopefully useful information. Brilliant.

  • Tammy Noden

    30/04/2023 at 11:43 pm

    Great info, thanks.

  • Shelley Bernstein

    16/05/2023 at 2:18 pm

    Brilliant presentation. So informative. I would also like to understand more on his experience (if any) with laser therapy (eg Symbyx) and also more explanation on the vitamin C and carbonated water aiding l-dopa absorption. Thank you very much for a great talk.

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