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Eating fat-rich foods as a child causes long-lasting changes in gut microbiome: Study
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Eating fat-rich foods as a child causes long-lasting changes in gut microbiome: Study

The gut microbiome helps hosts break down the food and produce chemicals needed for the breakdown.

What are antivitamins and how can they help in treatment of antibiotic-resistant bacterial infections
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What are antivitamins and how can they help in treatment of antibiotic-resistant bacterial infections

Antivitamins K, B9 and B12 drugs are already used for their medical applications — stopping blood clotting, suppressing cancer and microbial growth

The cure to Parkinson's may be linked to your gut
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The cure to Parkinson's may be linked to your gut

Researchers believe that the gut-brain axis might have a role in the development of Parkinson’s.

Cooked versus raw food: Scientists try to find out which is better for a healthier gut
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Cooked versus raw food: Scientists try to find out which is better for a healthier gut

In a recent study, scientists looked at the impact of eating cooked versus raw food on gut bacteria.

Microbial metabolite from berries and pomegranates may help address bowel disease
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Microbial metabolite from berries and pomegranates may help address bowel disease

The metabolite boosts certain proteins critical for keeping the gut lining strong.

Over 6,000 antibiotic resistance genes found in bacteria that inhabit the gut
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Over 6,000 antibiotic resistance genes found in bacteria that inhabit the gut

Most gut bacteria are harmless, however, the gut is also home to bacteria that can cause infections.

Gut bacteria can help reduce severity of stroke, finds new study
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Gut bacteria can help reduce severity of stroke, finds new study

Certain types of bacteria in the gut can leverage the immune system to decrease the severity of stroke, according to a new study