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Posts tagged gut

July 27, 2015



Water Deprivation and Eating

When dehydrated, the body makes it difficult to eat in order to conserve water.

December 29, 2014


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Evolution in Our Gut

Balancing your gut bacteria may be the trick to staying slim.

December 18, 2014


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A Balanced Gut is a Healthy Gut

Want to give your immune system a boost? Balance your gut bacteria.

March 20, 2012


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Is There A Connection Between The Brain And The Gut?

If the brain can upset the gut, can the gut upset the brain?

October 21, 2011



Preventing Malaria Using Mosquitoes!

Malaria affects over two hundred million people each year and kills nearly one million. So, it's important to find a way to stop the transmission.

October 17, 2011


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Curbing Methane Emissions With Microbes

Cows, goats, and sheep require symbiotic microbes to help digest the plant biomass that they eat, and some of these microbes make methane.

December 28, 2010



The Enteric Nervous System: Your “Extra” Brain

It would probably make a pretty cheesy horror movie, but the thing is, it's true. In fact, that creature with the extra brain is you.

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