health

16 October 2020

What Are Probiotics?

Probiotics are a hot topic in nutrition and health. They are popularly thought to have great potential in improving gut health, reducing risk of some diseases, or balancing the […]
6 October 2020
Group of Friends Eating Healthfully

Can You Achieve a Perfect Microbiome?

The microbiome is a collection of bacteria residing primarily in our digestive tract that plays a huge role in health promotion and disease prevention. We know that diseases […]
23 September 2020
GI diseases can be debilitating. Targeted microbiome therapies may help.

Fecal Transplant: A Potential Therapeutic Target

It may sound unusual, but fecal transplants have been found to be a valuable therapeutic strategy for multiple medical situations. Fecal samples from healthy individuals can be processed and used […]
16 September 2020

Weight Bias and the Stigma of Obesity: A Call to Action

A consensus statement and pledge were recently released from a group of international scientific organizations regarding weight bias and the treatment of those with obesity. This type of […]