A team of researchers has found that the key to treating autism in children may lie in the gut, not the brain.
Researchers modified molecular pathways in gut bacteria to prevent formation of a substance that contributes to atherosclerosis.
A new study found that when gut bacteria digest certain foods, it leads to the production of a metabolite that can increase risk of heart failure.
Bacteria within us may very well be affecting both our cravings and moods to get us to eat what they want, according to a new study. These bacteria outnumber our own cells about 100-fold.
New research reveals that male and female gut microbes react differently to diet. The study revealed that this sex difference exists even when the diets are the same.
Researchers have discovered a virus that is extremely widespread and could play a major role in obesity and diabetes.
Small intestine, located deep in the human gut, is not easy to examine. X-rays, MRIs and ultrasound images provide snapshots but with limitations. However, the help is on the way.
A new study found that exercise can boost the variety of gut bacteria, which can promote long-term health.
A gut microbiota has a potential role in the development of alcoholic liver disease, according to a new study.
A group of researchers developed a glue that could be used to mend small wounds during heart, gut and blood vessels surgery, according to a new study.
Researchers identified 2,500 new antibiotic resistance genes.
A by-product of the digestion of dietary fiber by gut microbes boosts the immune system, a new study finds.
Bacteria extracted from human poop are the main ingredients of pills that may help treat patients with intestinal infections.
Researchers discovered a potentially new way to treat arthritis and cancer without the side effects that increase heart attack and stroke risks.
Study revealed that some humans have more germs in common with their dogs than with their children.
They may not be scientifically based, but the need for a solution outside of pharmaceuticals may encourage you to consider such options. When traditional medicine is not quite doing the trick, thinking outside the box and trying one of these options may bring surprising results.