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Excercise Versus Dieting: Preventing weight gain

Conventional wisdom says that dieting is essential to weight loss and that exercise alone is generally insufficient for weight loss.

However, a new study looked at a related topic – preventing weight gain. 193 more words

Gut Microbes

A rave review of “Brain Maker: The power of gut microbes to heal and protect your brain - for life”

Blog Post No. 30

22nd April 2016

Copyright © Renata Taylor-Byrne 2016

Renata’s Coaching/Counselling blog: A rave review of “Brain Maker: The power of gut microbes to heal and protect your brain – for life” 1,337 more words

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Meat, Gut Microbes, Platelets and Thrombosis

A paper in Cell  explores the animal and human evidence for a relationship between meat, gut microbes, platelet reactivity and clinical thrombosis. Trimethy-amine-N-oxides appear to be the mediators (after microbial metabolic production of choline.

Gut microbes may impact on brain development and function

An increasing amount of research has come out in recent years illustrating the crucial relevance of healthy gut bacteria. Now a new study from the Karolinska Institutet has revealed that our gut-residing microbes can influence the integrity of the blood-brain barrier. 375 more words


Weighing the differences

In Dutch there is a saying “ieder pondje gaat door het mondje”, 149 more words

Inside Out

Babies in the Womb Aren’t So Sterile After All

In a series of papers published in the journal Birth Defects Research Part C: Embryo Today, scientists explore the still-mysterious world of microbes in the developing fetus. 474 more words

How do your microbes grow?

If you’ve recently been on holiday, changed your diet, or taken antibiotics, the chances are that it’s affected your microbiome. This community of microbes – made up of trillions of bacteria, archaea… 664 more words

Clinical & Medical Microbiology