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The bugs made me eat it

Gene for gene, you and I are more microbe than human.  In fact, microbial cells that reside within us outnumber our human cells by ten to one! 1,133 more words

Gut bacteria that protect against food allergies identified

Public Release: 25-Aug-2014

Common gut bacteria prevent sensitization to allergens in a mouse model for peanut allergy, paving the way for probiotic therapies to treat food allergies… 1,003 more words

Missed - Medical Breakthroughs

Like a Primitive Man.

If you watched Catalyst You may have seen how our gut is supposed to have “Caveman food” or at least a more natural, less processed diet. 756 more words

"Breast Is Best"... But Why?

Bodily fluids are some of the most studied parts of a human. I’ve only been in science a few years, and in that time, I’ve done more experiments with blood than I care to remember. 570 more words


The fight for your attention

You’re working along doing your usual stuff and suddenly you feel a hunger pang. And you don’t just feel hungry, you crave fatty food. If you had a Krispy Kreme doughnut ready you would gulp it down. 784 more words