A team of scientists has uncovered the mechanism by which fibroblast growth factor 21 or FGF21, a metabolic stress hormone, protects the pancreas from digestion.
A normal and properly functioning digestive tract harbor millions of bacteria that are constantly helping our bodies fight infection and convert the food we eat into energy. However, this balance can be disrupted by improper diet and the intake of prescribed drugs.
The U.S. Army is looking for volunteers to eat Meals, Ready to Eat for its latest study.
People diagnosed with cystic fibrosis can benefit greatly from surfing.
As one of the favorite holidays for children approaches, Halloween brings out the sweet tooth in the little ones and even the adults too.
Breastfeeding passes on 'good' bacteria from the mother to baby. A new study reveals that breast milk transfers good bacteria from the mother's gut to the baby's digestive system.
If you're on antibiotics, it may be a good idea to take probiotics at the same time, according to new research.