gut health

The man with a brewery in his gut

Sometimes there are cases that completely flummox the medical establishment. So it was in the case of a healthy, 46-year-old

How is gut health linked to immunity?

Gut health is linked to immunity in a variety of ways, but essentially we’ve got these millions or trillions of

Gut microbes good for marathon runners

Scientists have discovered that long-distance runners harbour colonies of bacteria in their gut that can help them to run for

Cryptosporidium infection

What is Cryptosporidium? Cryptosporidium is a microscopic parasite that can infect the intestines and cause gastroenteritis symptoms such as watery

Can probiotics ease an irritable bowel?

Probiotics are a common supplement taken by people with irritable bowel syndrome. Despite their widespread use, the latest review of

Diet changes to help an irritable bowel

People suffering from irritable bowel syndrome can find symptom relief with a variety of dietary changes. Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)

What are the risks of binging on junkfood?

What are the risks of binging on junkfood?

A few days binging on junk food promotes the growth of unhealthy gut bacteria. The human gut microbiome is a

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