Thanks for visiting my blog! First, a brief bit of news: In the next series of blog posts, I will … Continue reading In Search of the Perfect Microbiome: What to eat for more Akkermansia!
One of the central concepts of The Symbiont Factor is that there are times in nature that organisms can take … Continue reading From the Zombie Files: Ampulex dementor, obesity, and brains. What’s the connection?
One of the most fascinating discoveries of the last decade is the extent of influence that our bacterial microbiome has … Continue reading The Brain as a Puppet: Gut Bacterial Control of Human Development and Behavior
What are the causes of dysbiosis and resultant dysfunction/disease? One cause that seems to be greatly underestimated may be simply … Continue reading Mood: Does it affect gut symbiont health and intestinal function?
Rock-Paper-Scissors is an ancient Chinese game, often used in modern society instead of flipping a coin. The concept is that … Continue reading Brain/Gut/Symbiont function seen as Rock-Paper-Scissors. Or, why you crave french fries and can’t lose weight!
The HPA axis is not a part of the body that is often discussed. It is a functional “axis” that … Continue reading Autism, Gut Bacteria and the HPA Axis-What is the connection?
Kefir is a fermented milk product with at least a two millenium history of human use. Native people such as … Continue reading Kefir: How to make your own! Plus, some of its health benefits proven by research.