IntegrativePractitioner.com feature content on the human microbiome and the role of microbes in overall health.

September 20, 2018

Scientists from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine discovered that the anti-inflammatory protein NLRP12 normally helps protect mice

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September 19, 2018

Use of probiotics is linked to reduced need for antibiotic treatment in infants and children, according to a review of studies that probed the

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August 8, 2018

The risk of developing autism-spectrum disorders may be determined by the mother’s microbiome, according to new research from the University of

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August 2, 2018

Scientists have found that deleting a single gene in a particular strain of gut bacteria causes changes in metabolism and reduced weight gain in

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July 12, 2018

Cardiovascular fitness may determine the health of the gut microbiome, according to a new study published in the latest issue of the International

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June 28, 2018

The bacteria that live in your gut are key to your good health. You want to encourage the beneficial ones and crowd out the harmful ones. How exactly can you do that? A healthy diet with minimal sugar and processed foods encourages the good bacteria; so, do probiotic

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June 27, 2018

Chemical compounds produced by the bacteria in our gut could be used to spot the early stages of liver disease, according to new research.


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May 29, 2018

Research into the role the gut plays in processing and distributing fat could pave the way for the development of personalized treatments for obesity

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