You have probably heard a lot about probiotics and how they are good for you. However, do you really understand what they are? You see it in health food stores. You read about it in magazines. You hear people talk about it on television. If you want want find out more about what probiotics are and how you can benefit from them, continue to read this article.Read more →
Did you know that the number of bacteria in our body outnumbers the number of cells in our body?
That is something that I personally find totally amazing. But you know in many ways we wouldn’t be able to live without them. Our bodies even use bacteria for digesting our food along with a healthy dose of enzymes and some really remarkable and well balanced processes butRead more →
Here is an interesting study from the Southern Methodist University in Dallas where biologist Johannes H. Bauer ran a study on fruit flies and he found that the fruit flies that were raised on organic diets performed better on several tests for general health than those that were raised on non-organic diets.Read more →
It turns out that obesity may be detectable as a gas, thanks to organisms that inhabit our gut. In a study pqblished in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, researchers extend our knowledge about the hidden universe of the that live within us to show that obesity is associated with certain populations of microbes that give off a distinctive gas.Read more →
Physical activity, such as the exercise children get in school gym classes, is important for fighting obesity, but the latest research suggests it may help to keep bones strong as well.Read more →