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August 30, 2012
Tipping Firmicutes to Bacteroidetes
Certain phytonutrients may tip the balance of healthy gut bacteria in favor of flora associated with improved weight control.
August 29, 2012
Boosting Good Bacteria in the Colon Without Probiotics
Certain good bacteria in our gut can turn the fiber we eat into an anti-inflammatory, anti-cancer compound called butyrate that we absorb back into our system. We may be able to boost the number of..
July 26, 2012
Uprooting the Leading Causes of Death
Death in America is largely a foodborne illness. Focusing on studies published just over the last year in peer-reviewed scientific medical journals, Dr. Greger offers practical advice on how best to..
May 23, 2011
Is Kombucha Tea Good For You?
Case reports of people ending up in a coma after drinking kombucha tea.
May 22, 2011
Is Kimchi Good For You?
Epidemiological evidence that kim chi consumption may significantly increase cancer risk.
April 28, 2011
Gut Flora & Obesity
How one may be able to modify one's own gut flora to facilitate weight loss.
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