microbiota

Metabolites, Health and Brain Function

No Comments
Reading Time: 6 minutes
An Oct 2021 paper in BMJ Nutrition Prevention and Health explored the relationship between fruit and vegetable intake and mental wellbeing in school children[i].…

Are Noncommunicable Diseases Communicable?

No Comments
Reading Time: 4 minutes
Noncommunicable diseases (#NCDs), also known as chronic diseases, happen as a result of a combination of genetic, physiological, environmental and behavioural factors, and are…

Microbiota and the Social Brain

No Comments
Reading Time: 2 minutes
Many theories have been developed to explain why animals exhibit certain social behaviours, the impact of the #microbiota, however, has rarely been considered.  In…

Bile Acids and Mucosal Immunity

No Comments
Reading Time: 2 minutes
Bile acids are critical for the digestion and absorption of fats and fat-soluble vitamins in the small intestine. Recent studies suggest bile acids have…
Menu