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Skin – The Largest Organ In (On) The Body

As an embryo, we start out flat Formation of the primitive gut tube The gut tube is formed from folding the flat early embryo into an inside and outside. During folding, mesoderm on the inside is applied to the body wall to give rise to the peritoneum which supports the developing gut wall.  Specialized mesoderm is wraped around the […]

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Are The Wrong Microbes In Your Bowel Inciting Diabetes?

(NOTE: I am sorry this is a bit long but it puts a new paradigm in place regarding our bowel health.) Patients with type 1 diabetes exhibit inflammation in the digestive tract and gut bacteria in a pattern that differs from individuals who do not have diabetes or those who have celiac disease, according to […]

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Teleclinic -GOT GAS? – You Are Only As Healthy As Your Bowel

Joshua Lederberg coined the term, emphasizing the importance of microorganisms inhabiting the human body in health and disease. Many scientific articles distinguish microbiome and microbiota to describe either the collective genomes of the microorganisms that reside in an environmental niche or the microorganisms themselves, respectively. However, by the original definitions these terms are largely synonymous. We Are Only 10% […]

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Have Antibiotics Damaged Your Health? – Probiotics To The Rescue

The overuse of antibiotics has been a matter of concern for many years now.  Many doctors routinely over prescribe antibiotics, which has contributed to the proliferation of antibiotic resistant bacteria that cause over 20,000 fatalities in the US each year. More than 95 percent of the 500 physicians surveyed in a new Consumer Reports National Research […]

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