IntegrativePractitioner.com feature content on the human microbiome and the role of microbes in overall health.
Research in mice suggests that fermentation of flaxseed fibers in the gut changes the microbiota to improve metabolic health and protect against… Read More
Large molecules from dietary fiber, called polymers, can physically influence the environment in the small intestine by causing solid particles to… Read More
Microbes are often seen as pathogens that cause disease and antibiotics have been used successfully to combat these foreign invaders. In reality,… Read More
Millions of people suffer from inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) worldwide, either in the form of ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease, and few… Read More
The gut microbiome, the world of microbes that inhabit the human intestinal tract, has captured the interest of scientists and clinicians for its… Read More