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AGE

AGE

The microbiome changes with age. In general, the diversity of microbiota composition is significantly higher in adults than in children. Much of the maturation of microbiota into an adult-like configuration happens during the three first years of life. During birth...
EXERCISE

EXERCISE

Physical activity  has an effect on the composition of gut bacteria. The main result being an increased diversity of the gut microbiota diversity and changes in the ratio between certain major types of bacteria. For example, in one study on humans it was show that...
ALZHEIMER’S

ALZHEIMER’S

Recent research suggests that the beta amyloid plaques found in the brains of Alzheimer sufferers may not be the primary cause of the disease. The immune system makes use of “clumping” of beta amyloid proteins to encapsulate various kinds of microbes which are deemed...