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Is There a Link Between Gut Infections & Parkinson’s Disease

Is There a Link Between Gut Infections & Parkinson’s Disease?

For some time now, gut health has been suspected to play a key role in chronic conditions. We now know that there is significant interaction between the body’s immune system and bacteria in the intestinal tract, and researchers have become increasingly interested in how the immune system ties into conditions such as Parkinson’s disease (PD)….

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The Mechanisms Behind the Immune System & Gut Health Link

The Mechanisms Behind the Immune System & Gut Health Link

For quite some time now, scientists and medical experts have known that gut bacteria and the immune system appear to be closely intertwined. Until very recently, however, the precise mechanisms behind this connection have been unclear. In late May, researchers revealed groundbreaking findings observed in animal studies which suggest how the intestines may help regulate…

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Could Gut Bacteria Influence Mental Health

Could Gut Bacteria Influence Mental Health?

Within recent years, there has been increasing evidence to suggest gut bacteria plays a powerful role in many aspects of health. The microbiome, or microbial communities within our intestinal tract, have been a suspected agent behind many chronic conditions. Now, one study indicates gut flora may impact mental health, too. Depression & Gut Bacteria A…

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3 Lifestyle Factors That Can Impede Gut Health

3 Lifestyle Factors That Can Impede Gut Health

The importance of gut health has been gaining more and more attention in recent years. The GI tract has been called “the microbiome,” “the body’s second brain,” and will likely receive countless other nicknames. No matter what you choose to call it, maintaining your body’s gut health should be one of your priorities. Managing your…

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