The last few years have made it clear that our bodies are full of bacteria and fungi. Not as a disease but as a essential part of the body we inhabit. In fact of all the cells in our bodies less than 10% are human! Over 90% of what we consider “I” is made up of bateria, fungi and viruses.
If that doesn’t make taking antibiotics scary check your pulse!
The intestines have as many nerves as the spine and produces most of the same neurochemicals as the brain!
The composition of the society of you affects every aspects of your BodyMind! from how you feel, your personality, your health, your weight etc etc.
Research is connecting microbes to conditions as diverse as obesity, diabetes, autoimmune diseases, heart disease, IBS, chronic fatigue syndrome, autism, food allergies, neurological and psychiatric disorders and the list goes on – and will surely grow. MORE DETAILS
Curious as to what life you’re sharing you body with? For just $99 you can get a detailed analysis and add to the world’s knowledge by becoming a citizen scientist and getting a kit or kits from americangut (links to other countries available there) and get a microbiome report for yourself, your family or even your pets.