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Early-life Microbiota Exposure Prevents Colon Cancer in Adulthood

EARLY-LIFE MICROBIOTA EXPOSURE PREVENTS COLON CANCER IN ADULTHOOD

Exposure to microorganisms, in the early stages of life plays a crucial role in establishing optimal conditions in the intestine that...

EFFECTS OF SIMULATED DIGESTION ON THE PHENOLIC COMPOSITION AND ANTIOXIDANT ACTIVITY OF DIFFERENT CULTIVARS OF LYCHEE PERICARP

Lychee pericarp is rich in phenolic and has good antioxidant activity. The effects of simulated gastric and intestinal fluid digestion...

 
 
 
High-Fiber Diet May Help Your Gut Battle Melanoma

HIGH-FIBER DIET MAY HELP YOUR GUT BATTLE MELANOMA

New research suggests that a diet that's full of fiber appears to lead to more diverse intestinal bacteria. In turn, a thriving gut...

Scientists examining 50 dead dolphins, seals and whales ALL had plastic in their system

SCIENTISTS EXAMINING 50 DEAD DOLPHINS, SEALS AND WHALES ALL HAD PLASTIC IN THEIR SYSTEM

Scientists from the University of Exeter conducted a study of 50 dead marine animals and found that all of them had 'microplastics'...

 
 
 
Large Dietary Fiber Molecules can Influence the Gut Environment

LARGE DIETARY FIBER MOLECULES CAN INFLUENCE THE GUT ENVIRONMENT

Large molecules from dietary fiber called polymers can physically influence the environment in the small intestine by causing solid...

LARGE MOLECULES FROM DIETARY FIBER CAN CHANGE GUT ENVIRONMENT THROUGH PHYSICAL FORCES

Large molecules from dietary fiber, called polymers, can physically influence the environment in the small intestine by causing solid...

 
 
 
Opioid Use in Pregnancy Linked to Birth Defects?

OPIOID USE IN PREGNANCY LINKED TO BIRTH DEFECTS?

Researchers recently found that counties that had higher rates of opioid prescribing had nearly two times more babies born with their...

Opioids linked to birth defect of babies born with intestines hanging outside their bodies

OPIOIDS LINKED TO BIRTH DEFECT OF BABIES BORN WITH INTESTINES HANGING OUTSIDE THEIR BODIES

Roughly 1,800 such cases are seen in the US each year, but the number has been rising and officials don't know why. Now, the CDC believes...

 
 
 

STRATEGIES TO MODULATE THE INTESTINAL MICROBIOTA AND THEIR EFFECTS ON NUTRIENT UTILIZATION, PERFORMANCE, AND HEALTH OF POULTRY

Abstract Poultry is widely produced and consumed meat globally. Its demand is expected to continue increasing to meet the animal protein...

Scientists using stem cell technology in pursuit of E. coli infection treatments

SCIENTISTS USING STEM CELL TECHNOLOGY IN PURSUIT OF E. COLI INFECTION TREATMENTS

A researcher in search of treatments for potentially fatal E. coli infections says the impossible is now plausible because of stem...

 
 
 

HOST IMMUNOGLOBULIN G SELECTIVELY IDENTIFIES PATHOBIONTS IN PEDIATRIC INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASES

Abstract Background Inflammatory bowel diseases are a group of complex and multifactorial disorders with unknown etiology. Chronic...

4-year-old boy loses parts of intestines after swallowing magnetic toys

4-YEAR-OLD BOY LOSES PARTS OF INTESTINES AFTER SWALLOWING MAGNETIC TOYS

An X-ray showed the boy had swallowed 13 magnets from the toy.

 
 
 
Eating cruciferous greens help your immune system fight off intestinal pathogens

EATING CRUCIFEROUS GREENS HELP YOUR IMMUNE SYSTEM FIGHT OFF INTESTINAL PATHOGENS

Vegetables are known to contain natural compounds that support the protective functions of the immune system. An article in The Francis...

CO-PARASITISM OF INTESTINAL PROTOZOA AND SCHISTOSOMA JAPONICUM IN A RURAL COMMUNITY IN THE PHILIPPINES

Abstract Background Co-parasitism is a frequent occurrence in impoverished communities in the tropics resulting in a considerable disease...

 
 
 
Dealing With SIBO? Don't Make One Of These 5 Common Mistakes

DEALING WITH SIBO? DON'T MAKE ONE OF THESE 5 COMMON MISTAKES

Common mistakes when treating small intestinal bacterial overgrowth, including not following a SIBO diet and not retesting to make...

Health officials say to avoid all romaine lettuce after an E. coli outbreak sickened people in 11 US states

HEALTH OFFICIALS SAY TO AVOID ALL ROMAINE LETTUCE AFTER AN E. COLI OUTBREAK SICKENED PEOPLE IN 11 US STATES

The CDC warned on Tuesday that Americans should avoid all forms of romaine lettuce because of an E. coli outbreak. E. coli is a species...

 
 
 
Review: Spyro Reignited Trilogy

REVIEW: SPYRO REIGNITED TRILOGY

There are plenty of things in Britain that aren't strong. The pound, the economy, my intestinal lining. But one thing that remains...

4 Ways Your Dog Might Benefit from a Probiotic

4 WAYS YOUR DOG MIGHT BENEFIT FROM A PROBIOTIC

Our bodies contain microorganisms that live in our stomachs and intestines, and our dogs have them too. They benefit our dogs by breaking...

 
 
 
What Do I Do If My Dog Ate Something Potentially Dangerous?

WHAT DO I DO IF MY DOG ATE SOMETHING POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS?

Whether it's a stick, a pair of socks, a toy or a tasty turd, certain dogs have a tendency to swallow items they shouldn't. Some of...

VIRUS-RESISTANT PIGS TO VASTLY IMPROVE GLOBAL ANIMAL HEALTH

Researchers have successfully produced a litter of pigs that are genetically resistant to Transmissible Gastroenteritis Virus , which...