The microbiome is emerging as a new player in human health. IBM just announced plans to study the human microbiome and its role in autoimmune diseases. IBM just announced plans to study the human microbiome and its role in autoimmune diseases. Despite a major research initiative by the U.S. Government, we still don’t fully understand how the bacteria inside us affects… Continue reading "IBM to Study Human Microbiome’s Role In Autoimmune Disorders."
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Here’s the straight poop on fecal transplants, a new medical procedure which scientists suspect could help us live longer, healthier lives. Physician’s use fecal transplants to treat infections. [Cover Photo: Frozen fecal transplant tablets. Courtesy of Hohmann Lab.] The human microbiome is an invisible world that is only recently coming into focus. The collection of bacteria that inhabit your body is… Continue reading "Why Are People Eating Pills of Poop?"
The microbiome is emerging as a new player in human health. Researchers recently extended the lifespan of middle-aged animals by nearly 50% by infusing them with the poop of younger fish. Remember the young blood, old blood experiments in which the young blood of mice rejuvenated old mice? Well, young poop may be even more rejuvenating. A research team led… Continue reading "Forget About The Blood Of Teens – Young Poop, Old Poop Is The Latest Thing"