Once considered the cause of most disease, "germs" are now increasingly being recognized as essential to our survival and well-being by extending our genetic capabilities with "supra human" powers.
At first glance, fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) appears to be a far-fetched procedure devised as a slapstick plot for a sit-com series. However, this innovative technique may revolutionize the future of medical treatments for a host of maladies including autoimmune and allergic diseases as well as autism spectrum disorder.
In a scenario where antibiotics or vaccines do not work against Ebola, what alternatives do we have?
These 3 Pillars of Radiant Health can serve as guideposts for many health issues that may come up: protecting your microbiota, changing how and what you eat, and choosing non-toxic subsitutes.
If you have been following our Evolution of Medicine movement for the last few years, it is clear that community has been right at the center
How do vaginally delivered, exclusively breastfed infants fare in comparison to their Cesearean delivered, formula-fed counterparts? Does it impact the delicate infant microbiome?
Everything we thought we knew about immunity has recently changed.
Revolutionary research illuminates that a new frontier of personalized medicine lies in
the virome. Rather than harbingers of disease, viruses are intrinsic to immune modulation and
to disease susceptibility.
Mushrooms are prebiotics that not only boost the immune system, but also balance the microbiome in favor of beneficial bacteria, resulting in better digestion, and, amazingly, potential weight loss!
A revolutionary new concept -- that the bacteria in our bodies is essential to our health -- is only just filtering down into modern day obstetrics. The health of our next generation depends on it.
The relatively recent discovery of the microbiome is completely redefining what it means to be human, to have a body, to live on this earth.
The truth is that measles and other childhood infections may actually protect against life-threatening cancer and heart disease.
A revolution is afoot. But it won't be televised. You'll find it at your dinner table, or farmer's market. And the fact is that its now unstoppable.
The health mechanism behind high alkaline water includes maintaining an environment by which our protective microbiota thrive. Counterintuitively, high alkaline water creates a healthy acidic gut.
It turns out that the brain, which has historically thought to be a sterile environment, may actually be host to its own microbiome; not unlike the environment of the gut!