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Your Bacteria and You!

By now, most of us are aware that there are beneficial bacteria in and on our bodies. What’s still being discovered and researched intensely is our gut flora (or the natural, good bacteria in our digestive tracts). 537 more words

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Study suggests altering gut bacteria might mitigate lupus

” Luo suggests that people with lupus should eat Lactobacillus-containing probiotics, such as live culture yogurts, to reduce lupus flares “
WASHINGTON, DC – October 20, 2014 — Lactobacillus species, commonly seen in yogurt cultures, correlate, in the guts of mouse models, with mitigation of lupus symptoms, while Lachnospiraceae, a type of Clostridia, correlate with worsening, according to research published ahead of print in Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 425 more words

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11 "Paleo" Foods You Should Stop Eating...

If you’re like many people who stumble upon Paleo diets or the Paleo lifestyle, you’re looking for solutions. Many of you do a ’30 day Paleo Challenge’ at your local CrossFit gym or you have a friend or relative that has lost some weight and raves about how great they feel after adopting Paleo diet principles. 952 more words

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Leaky Gut Syndrome: Handling Stress

Stress is an everyday part of everyone’s life. There are good stresses and bad stresses.

An example of good stress is “survival stress” when your body prepares you to deal with a potentially life-threatening situation…often referred to as the “fight or flight” mode. 612 more words

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There's a mouse starin' out of the window

Save Animals from Inhumane Glue Traps – Cruel and deadly glue traps are being used to kill mice and rats. Not only are rodents in danger, but other small animals that get caught in the traps are also threatened with a painful death. 1,376 more words

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