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Is The Secret To A Healthier Microbiome Hidden In The Hadza Diet?
Is The Secret To A Healthier Microbiome Hidden In The Hadza Diet?
Even though they represent different races, live in very different parts of the world with different climates and plants, the ...
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The Human Microbiome: Emerging Themes at the Horizon of the 21st Century
The Human Microbiome: Emerging Themes at the Horizon of the 21st Century
There is an impressive assembly of the leading microbiome scientists attending the conference "The Human Microbiome: Emerging Themes at the ...
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Detox: Does it Help Our Brain-Gut Health?
Detox: Does it Help Our Brain-Gut Health?
People love the concept of "detox" and a lot of different strategies such as juicing and fasting, and "cleansing" have ...
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American Psychiatric Association (APA) Meeting 2017
American Psychiatric Association (APA) Meeting 2017
I was invited to speak at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) recently in a debate addressing ...
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Gut Microbiome Symposium in Brisbane
Gut Microbiome Symposium in Brisbane
I just spoke at an international microbiome symposium sponsored by the Falk Foundation and organized by Dr. Gerald Holtmann in ...
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Leading the Fight Against Excess Sugar Consumption
Leading the Fight Against Excess Sugar Consumption
I was recently invited by Professor William McCarthy from the UCLA School of Public Health to participate in an Expert ...
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The Brain-Gut-Microbiome's Connection to IBD, Obesity and Anxiety/Depression
The Brain-Gut-Microbiome’s Connection to IBD, Obesity and Anxiety/Depression
In the last 5 days I spoke at scientific meetings in NYC, New Orleans and UCLA on each of these ...
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Antibiotic Use and Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Antibiotic Use and Inflammatory Bowel Disease
A couple of days ago I attended an interdisciplinary brainstorming workshop sponsored by the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation (CCFA) in ...
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The Korean Diet
The Korean Diet
During my recent trip to Korea, I had a first hand opportunity to experience a food culture which to a ...
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16th World Congress on Pain in Yokohama
16th World Congress on Pain in Yokohama
Who would have thought a few years ago, that our gut microbes may have an influence on the development of ...
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Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop 2016
Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop 2016
I am attending the 88th Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop in Mexico "Intestinal Microbiome: Functional Aspects in Health and Disease" and ...
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Gut Check
Gut Check
Jon Meachan’s article about Donald Trump in this week’s edition of TIME magazine, is entitled Gut Check – For Trump, ...
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