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What’s sweeter than honey to these bees? Rotting meat.
Special germs in their guts help the bees digest flesh.
There’s one magic substance that will help with America’s gut problems
Because you’re almost certainly not getting enough of it.
Researchers have no idea what a healthy gut microbiome looks like
The term ‘Dysbiosis’ is often used in research, but some say it sows confusion and has contributed to an untold number of people going to drastic measures.
These gut enzymes could save lives by converting Type A blood to Type O
The universal donor, Type O, is always in short supply.
Finding the world’s super poopers could save a lot of butts
Studies using fecal transplants to treat inflammatory bowel diseases suggest some poop may be better than others.
Farmers may cultivate better gut microbes than nearby city dwellers
But ideal flora could vary based on where you live.
They don’t make baby poop like they did in 1926, that’s for sure. Here’s why scientists care.
Our stool is a window into the health of our guts.
This pill could help you figure out why you’re always farting
Many different foods and disorders can cause intestinal gas.
It might be possible to remodel a baby’s microbiome
But we still don’t really know what a healthy microbiome really is.
We might have better lab mice if we paid more attention to their guts
Wild microbes are better than tame.