Gut Bacteria

What Are Probiotics?

Henrietta Norton | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Henrietta Norton

Fermented foods such as sauerkraut and yoghurt are rich sources of probiotics and prebiotics, compounds that the beneficial flora in our digestive tract feed from and thrive. They also play an important role in detoxification.

That Gut Feeling

The Mac Twins | Posted 15.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
The Mac Twins

We're benefitting the medical world, whilst getting to know our own bodies better, in turn (hopefully) making them healthier - it's WIN WIN all round. Who knew sharing a womb could be so salubrious?!

Microbirth: The Extra Question Every Expectant Mother Needs To Ask

Toni Harman | Posted 16.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
Toni Harman

If we accept that birth has become a multi-billion dollar business around the world, then all expectant parents are consumers of that business. As consumers, all expectant parents have rights and they have a voice. Collectively, theirs is a very powerful voice that can be used as a catalyst to drive change.

Are Farmers Making You Fat?

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.08.2012 | UK

Farmers may have caused the obesity epidemic by using antibiotics to fatten up livestock, according to a study. Researchers found low exposure to a...

Gut Bacteria Is Different In Autistic Children

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Scientists have found that the bacteria in the gut of autistic children is different from that of non-autistic children. Researchers from the Mail...