Ever wished your doctor could just talk to you like a normal person without talking over your head?

The Gut Check Project (GCP) is here to deliver exactly that!

Board certified gastroenterologist Ken Brown, MD hosts the GCP with his anesthesia provider, Eric Rieger, CRNA. They ask all of their guests to “Check your ego at the door” because nothing is off of the table. Join the GCP as experts from all walks of life join the GCP to share ways to make your life easier and more enjoyable by keeping you in the conversation. The GCP features research topics in health, practical concerns with health care, alleviating stress in your life, tips for better eating, innovative approaches to curing disease, and a lot of humor.

Feel free to contact us at the GCP, and share with someone that you love.

The GCP releases an episode almost regularly every week, so stay sharp and and ride with us on the Gut Check Project!


2702, 2020

Stroke Prevention & Recovery: The ECS and Your Brain

February 27th, 2020|

Almost 800,000 people in the US will suffer a stroke this year. Approximately 87% of those will be labeled as ischemic or caused by lack of blood flow leading to lack of oxygen. For many, stroke is somewhat inevitable. But preparing your body to be in the best position to prevent serious damage and even recover quicker leading to better outcome is something that we can all do. The information may be […]

2102, 2020

SCFAs Control Your Health: Why Short Chain Fatty Acids May Influence Disease

February 21st, 2020|

We’ve all heard “you are what you eat” and most people agree that healthy eating is important… but why? What if you knew that the bacteria in your gut are making important compounds such as post-biotics and short chain fatty acids that your body needs? Don’t let the science keep you away … It’s actually a simple solution to […]

1402, 2020

Crohn’s-Living Life to the Fullest, Paneez Khakpour

February 14th, 2020|

A Crohn’s diagnosis can seem like a disaster. The worry and sadness that is associated for the family that wants the best for their loved ones is real… BUT there’s more than hope! Paneez Khakpour joins Dr. Ken Brown and Eric Rieger to tell her story of triumph over Crohn’s. Living with Crohn’s doesn’t have to rob you of your life, as Paneez shares her story of being […]

702, 2020

Fecal Transplant Bacteria Science: Poo & Prep Matter

February 7th, 2020|

Dr. Brown and Eric talk about the benefits of “fecal transplants”. Yes, you heard that right. Switching up the poo! He also pulls back the curtain on a consultation he did with patient in Sweden. If you’ve wanted to hear a first hand account of what it is like to have an unexpected change in your health, brace yourself… So sit back, relax, and enjoy the show! […]

3001, 2020

Unrefined Bakery: Healthy Brilliance for Everyone

January 30th, 2020|

Taylor Nicholson and Anne Hoyt of the incredible Unrefined Bakery drop in to the Gut Check Project to discuss incredible foods that come from love of their community! Ohh Did we forget to say EVERYTHING that they make is gluten free, and tastes AWESOME??!! Learn how these women turned Celiac disease on its head, and are building a community that is healthy and safe for all people. […]