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And another one: Gut microbiota are related to Parkinson's disease and clinical phenotype (!!!!)

The human digestive tract contains up to a thousand different types of bacteria, which help you digest  food, make vitamins and maintain your immune system. The amount of bacteria is influenced by diet, age and other variables, and is thus unique to each individual. 827 more words

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INSPIRATIONAL: Our gut microbes are the key to the obesity epidemic

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-3077507/Everything-think-know-diets-wrong.html

Everything you think you know about diets is WRONG: Counting calories is a total waste of time, it’s bacteria in your gut that make you fat and finally, cheese, alcohol and chocolate can all help… 265 more words

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Mainstream medicine and gut biome

It’s good to see researchers taking on the overwhelming complexity of the gut biome.  At the VA, Dr. Dale Gerding has identified a specific bacteria that can be used to fight one that is often deadly.  221 more words

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The Role of Beneficial Bacteria in Mental Health

 

“We mostly don’t get sick. Most often bacteria are keeping us well.” – Bonnie Bassler

More and more research is focusing on the role of beneficial bacteria in the intestinal tract and mental health.  686 more words

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The Role of Benefical Bacteria in Mental Health

“We mostly don’t get sick. Most often bacteria are keeping us well.” – Bonnie Bassler

More and more research is focusing on the role of beneficial bacteria in the intestinal tract and mental health.  706 more words

Great News Everywhere You Look

I was reading Forbes Magazine this morning. It is a business and Wall Street magazine and normally not something that I would look at, but this morning there was this headline: 998 more words

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It's So Ingrained...

I am 53 and by the time people get to be my age, their ideas about eating are pretty well set. Most people have a great feel for their foods, they know what foods they eat are healthy and which ones give them trouble. 944 more words

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