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Captain Caveman Pete Evans and the Paleo Riot

With his ‘warrior spirit’ engaged and his ‘tribe’ behind him, Pete Evans has started a riot.

I like Pete Evans. But have always wondered how he reconciles his Paleo lifestyle and hosting My Kitchen Rules? 469 more words

Gut Flora

Breast milk promotes a different gut flora growth than infant formulas

07 SEP 2012
DURHAM, N.C. – The benefits of breast milk have long been appreciated, but now scientists at Duke University Medical Center have described a unique property that makes mother’s milk better than infant formula in protecting infants from infections and illnesses. 620 more words

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Artificial sweeteners trigger changes that can lead to diabetes, weight gain.


Artificial sweeteners trigger changes that can lead to diabetes, weight gain.
– “Our relationship with our own individual mix of gut bacteria is a huge factor in determining how the food we eat affects us. 171 more words

Lethal Or Unintended Side Effects

Critically ill ICU patients lose almost all of their gut microbes and the ones left aren't good

Public Release: 23-Sep-2014

Researchers at the University of Chicago have shown that after a long stay in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) only a handful of pathogenic microbe species remain behind in patients’ intestines. 835 more words

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