A pair of groundbreaking studies have just been published that have led many to call into question the safety and utility of probiotic supplements. So—should we avoid probiotics altogether? Read on to find out.
Those in the Paleo and ancestral health communities have a tendency to follow high-fat, low-carb diets. But are there downsides? What happens to our microbiome on a high-fat diet?
Kids out of control? New evidence suggests that a disrupted gut microbiome could be partly responsible for unruly behavior in children.
Do you have cravings for particular foods? Your gut microbes can influence your food choices. You can also manipulate your gut microbes to curb cravings.
Is the secret to human intelligence lurking in our guts? Learn how microbes impact our evolutionary fitness and made our species what it is today.
Every mucosal surface on your body is colonized by a distinct group of microbes. Learn how disruption of those microbes are associated with allergies and what steps you can take to alleviate your worst symptoms.
Many factors influence thyroid function and research suggests that gut health may be a key player. Learn how healing your gut can improve your thyroid.
In this episode, Dr. Pimentel defines small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) and discusses what is on the horizon for SIBO testing and treatment.
Almost 40 million Americans suffer from chronic sinusitis. Unfortunately, most conventional treatments are not effective and don’t address the underlying cause. Find out why probiotics may represent the future of treating chronic sinus problems.