Welcome to Dr. Franklin’s Blog

Welcome to Dr. Franklin’s Blog

Hello, and welcome to my blog. This is the place to come for tidbits on a wide variety of topics, all centering on healing and recovering from functional medical problems, both gastrointestinal and non-gastrointestinal. This is my first blog post ever, though I’ve...
Why You Should Care About Your Vagus Nerve

Why You Should Care About Your Vagus Nerve

If you suffer from anxiety, panic (attacks), depression, a functional medical problem like chronic pain, chronic back pain, migraines, or POTS (just to name a few), or a functional gastrointestinal problem like Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), then you should care...
Turn on Your Vagus Nerve With Pleasure

Turn on Your Vagus Nerve With Pleasure

The vagus nerve is heavily involved in Autonomic Nervous System (ANS) regulation, and the regulation of your ANS is key to your healing. If you suffer from anxiety, panic symptoms (or attacks), depression, a functional medical problem like chronic (back) pain, or...