Will probiotics work for you?

Good or bad, a lot has been said about probiotics. Investigations involving…


IBS therapies: Targeting your microbiome

Changes in the gut microbiome composition are common among people dealing with…


Probiotics against staph infections: could they replace antibiotics?

A new study, published in Nature, reveals the molecular mechanism behind the…


Should you test your gut microbiome?

With an array of microbiome tests increasingly becoming available, you may have…


Your Gut Loves Dietary Fiber

Fiber-rich foods not only reduce risk of a range of diseases, including…


Skin allergies: what's gut bacteria got to do with it?

Your gut microbiota, skin allergies and a protein against viral infections are…


Breastfeeding or baby formula? Microbiome links with obesity later in life

Formula-feeding newborns – no matter how short – can lead to changes in the gut…


Eat this type of fiber to keep your gut healthy

We all know that eating well keeps us healthy, but what about your gut…


Preserve your natural microbiome: Here's how

Researchers put forward the need for creating a microbial “volt” to preserve…


Your gut microbes can predict transplant success

Specific types of gut microbes are associated with reduced risk of heart…


Microbiome making you prone to IBD? Scientists find new epigenetic marker that says so.

New research is edging closer to helping us prevent IBD. By investigating the…


Your invisible microbial cloud

Scientists from Stanford University have created a groundbreaking device that…


Your gut bacteria could shield you from stress

A new Irish study shows that metabolites produced by gut bacteria might help in…


Cleaning products modify your child's microbiome and body weight

Disinfectants, detergents, and other cleaning products are commonplace in our…


For better cancer treatment: look to your gut

New research shows that the composition of microbes in the gut of cancer…