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Diet and bacteria

Gut bacteria mirror your diet, but why does it even matter?

A recent study has shown that when mice with colons containing no bacteria are infected with gut bacteria from lean or obese twins, their body composition changes. 306 more words

Prebiotics

Prebiotics are non-digestible foods containing nutrients that are used by “good” bacteria.

Prebiotics contain nutrients such as inulin. Inulin is made of a chain of sugars which are non-digestible to humans. 320 more words

It may fit your macros, but does it fit your microflora? The non bro-science behind eating well for competition prep.

Insulin (the fat storage hormone), prevents fat burning. 657 more words

Correlation Between Body-Weight Loss & Gut Microbial Ecology

Is it possible to change the gut microbial environment in obese individuals in order to promote weight loss?

According to Ruth Ley et al., “ 800 more words

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Correlation Between Body-Weight Loss & Gut Microbial Ecology

Is it possible to change the gut microbial environment in obese individuals in order to promote weight loss?

According to Ruth Ley et al., “ 800 more words

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