A study has linked intestinal bacteria to the prevention of diabetes.
Researchers found that use of antibiotics as a child might lead to the development of autoimmune diseases in adulthood.
A team of researchers has found that the key to treating autism in children may lie in the gut, not the brain.
Scientists are testing freeze-dried fecal pills as a possible cure for obesity.
Traveling can make people obese, according to a new study.
High fat diets could be a cause of bowel cancer due to a link with the gut bacteria, according to a new study.
A new study found that probiotics effectively combatted peanut allergies in mice models.
According to a new study, examining the content of people's gut bacteria can help predict people's risk of colon cancer.
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.
Probiotic supplements could lower the risk of hypertension, according to a new study.
A new study found that malnourished children's gut microbes do not fully recover even after treatment.
An evident association has been found between gut bacteria and colorectal cancer in a new study. The study discovered that the colorectal cancer patients have less beneficial bacteria and more harmful bacteria than people who are not suffering from the disease.
Adjusting gut bacteria may help prevent obesity and diabetes, a new study suggests.
We have trillions of bacteria living in our intestines. All together, the bacteria living in our gut weigh around 1.5 kilograms. A major part of these "blind passengers" were unknown because they were difficult or impossible to grow in laboratories. Now, scientists have discovered a link between richness of bacterial species in the intestines and the susceptibility of medical complications related to obesity.
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.