Our Human Microbiome or 100 Trillion Mad Bacteria and I Thought We Were Alone

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In the “Last Frontier” of Medicine, as my Trekkie friends would say, scientists and physicians are exploring how the Microbiome and probiotics play a much larger and more vital role in our health. This role is larger than we could ever have imagined. The human gastrointestinal tract (GI Tract) is home to more than 100 […]

Probiotics and Heart Disease

Posted Posted in Health, Heart Disease, Lifestyle, Microbiome, Sickness, Wellness

The Emerging Role of Gut Microbes in Heart Disease In the past few years, researchers have determined that specific strains of probiotics have the ability to target disease-specific risk factors. This is especially true for cardiovascular or heart disease.1-3 Probiotics and research on the human “microbiome” have become increasingly popular for their ability to boost […]