E. Coli Pill May Help with Chronic Constipation

In an interesting case of role reversal, scientists at Keimyung University in South Korea are using a strain of E.…

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Gut Health Can Be Passed Along, Fiber is the Key

Imagine for a moment that what you eat might have an impact on the intestinal health of your children. And…

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Study: Celiac Linked to Gut Bacteria

Roughly one in every 133 Americans has celiac disease, an immune disorder that often causes debilitating digestive symptoms because of…

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Study Links Gut Bacteria to Toddlers’ Behavior

What do those terrible twos have to do with gut bacteria? More than parents may think, say researchers from Ohio…

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Can Gut Bacteria Help Solve Crimes One Day?

The more we learn about the thriving bacterial population (or microbiome) inside each of us, the more we begin to…

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Our Amazing Microbiome: 3 Studies Spotlight Gut Bacteria

Did you know there are more bacteria cells than human cells in your body? Most of them reside in and…

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Do YOU Know the 6 Rules of Probiotics?

It seems like everyone is talking about probiotics these days, using words like cultures and strains and Bifido—but what do…

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Here’s How Your Diet Affects Your Immune Health

Salt, sugar and unhealthy fats are the staples of the Standard American Diet—and they are taking a toll on our…

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Exercise May Be Good for Your Gut (Bacteria)

The human digestive tract is home to more than 100 trillion bacteria, the majority of which are good bacteria called…

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