Cherries improve gut health

An international team of scientists found that the cherries helped to positively impact the gut microbiome – a collection of trillions of bacteria and other microbes that live in the intestinal tract. Read...

Mother’s gut health and autism connection

New research draws a connection between the health of an expectant mother’s gut and autism in her yet to be born child. The inference that follows is that changing an expectant mother’s diet could lower autism risks. However, further research is required....

Could your gut microbes hinder your cancer treatment?

In the past few years, researchers around the world, including us, have realized that the gut bacteria – what we call the gut microbiome – of cancer patients may hold the key to improving cancer therapies for patients. Exactly how this happens is unclear, but may be...