CNN: 3 ways to improve your health through your gut microbiome

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Period23 Jun 2022

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  • Title3 ways to improve your health through your gut microbiome
    Media name/outletCNN
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    Country/TerritoryUnited States
    DescriptionIt influences the immune system and helps synthesize important vitamins in our gut, Corwin added. Those organisms also offer protection, can help heal wounds, kill off bad pathogens and help certain medications work better, said Sheena Cruickshank, a professor in the division of infection, immunity and respiratory medicine at the University of Manchester in the United Kingdom.
    Caring for your microbiome can help with many conditions, including allergies, asthma and autoimmune diseases, Cruickshank said....

    So where do you start? How do you get a better microbiome?
    "What we really mean by a good microbiome is a diverse microbiome," Cruickshank said. "Lots of disease tend to be associated with a lack of variety."
    PersonsSheena Cruickshank


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