Monthly Archives May 2019

The Happy Gut Bug

It’s quite possible you don’t think about it very often, but I expect you know that whenever you eat, you’re not really feeding yourself so much as you’re feeding around a hundred trillion microscopic microbes that live in your intestines. Of course it’s natural to be somewhat disgusted by this very strange arrangement, but these microbes are being seriously and extensively studied, and it looks like they’re considerably more significant than you may realise.
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