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Dietary compounds found to influence gut metabolites, buffering stress

Date: 03/03/2020

Prebiotics can improve sleep and boost stress resilience by influencing gut bacteria and the metabolites they produce - study.

28 February 2020 - MedicalXpress - Study: Mother's gut microbiota may shape metabolism of offspring

Date: 28/02/2020

In a mouse model, a mother's gut microbiota were seen to shape the metabolism of her offspring in later life.

Mediterranean diet increases gut bacteria linked to healthy ageing in older adults

Date: 18/02/2020

Study study finds that eating a Mediterranean diet causes microbiome changes linked to improvements in cognitive function and memory, immunity and bone strength.

17 February 2020 - Nutraingredients - Poop-eating lab mice affect probiotic research outcomes, says study

Date: 17/02/2020

Researchers have studied a key difference between the microbiome of lab mice and humans caused by rodents' tendency to eat their own faeces, which they say could have wide-ranging implications to numerous research areas.

Gut feelings: Gut bacteria are linked to our personalities

Date: 28/01/2020

Study finds that gut microbiome composition and diversity are related to differences in personality, including sociability and neuroticism.

27 January 2020 - MedicalXpress - Turning to the gut to better understand depression

Date: 27/01/2020

Study asks if the microbes in our digestive track can influence our mental state and, if so, how?

27 January 2020 - Eurekalert - Algae shown to improve gastrointestinal health

Date: 27/01/2020

Project is the first to test green algae on symptoms related to human digestion.

Food additives and sweeteners found to impact gut microbiome diversity

Date: 27/01/2020

Certain additives and artificial sweeteners can change microbial composition, say scientists, who note the altered profile is similar to that seen in those with inflammatory bowel disease or obesity.

24 January 2020 - Nutraingredients - Can our microbiome accurately identify diseases … and predict death?

Date: 24/01/2020

Microbiome sequencing is ‘more accurate’ than full genome sequencing at distinguishing between healthy and ill people… and could predict whether you are likely to die in the next 15 years, two new papers suggest

23 January 2020 - Nutraingredients - What your child’s gut health says about their behavior

Date: 23/01/2020

Recent research indicates the gut microbiome could be a potential determinant of how a child’s environment ultimately impacts their neurobiological function and mental health outcomes.

22 January 2020 - The Guardian - The poo panacea: inside the strange, surprising world of faecal transplants

Date: 22/01/2020

When treating antibiotic-resistant infections, injecting patients with other people’s excrement - a fecal transplant - can be highly effective. Could it be the answer to dementia, anorexia and obesity too?

From depression to dementia, inflammation is medicine’s new frontier

Date: 19/01/2020

The barrier between mind and body appears to be crumbling. Clinical practice and public perception need to catch up.

14 January 2020 - MedicalXpress - Gut bacteria could guard against Parkinson's, study finds

Date: 16/01/2020

A common bacteria that boosts digestive health can slow - and even reverse - build-up of a protein associated with Parkinson's, new research suggests.

Common foods can help 'landscape' the jungle of our gut microbiome

Date: 13/01/2020

Foods we eat commonly affect our gut microbiota. New research shows they do so by triggering the production of bacteriophage - viruses that infect and replicate inside bacteria.

The alarming truth about how sugar ruins your sleep

Date: 12/01/2020

Too much sugar can lead to weight gain, causes tooth decay and increases the risk of diabetes. But it also has another profound effect – it messes with your sleep, and in such a way that your sleeplessness will leave you with a craving for more sugar.

6 January 2020 - MedicalXpress - Processed foods highly correlated with obesity epidemic in the US

Date: 06/01/2020

As food consumed in the U.S. becomes more and more processed, obesity may become more prevalent. Detailed recommendations to improve diet quality and overall nutrition are needed for consumers, who are prioritizing food that is cheaper and more convenient, but also highly processed.

11 December 2019 - Psychology Today - Epigenetic Influences on Depressed Mood: A Concise Review

Date: 11/12/2019

Stress and poor nutrition probably increase risk of developing depressed mood.

Long-term data on diet-microbiome interactions needed, warn researchers

Date: 04/12/2019

While each person's gut microbiome is unique and tends to remain relatively stable, daily transient fluctuations are observed, and diet is a key modifiable factor.

Probiotic may help treat colic in infants

Date: 03/12/2019

Probiotic found to lessen symptoms of colic in babies, resulting in better sleep patterns.

How does a piece of bread cause a migraine?

Date: 25/11/2019

When someone suffers from celiac disease – a digestive disorder caused by an autoimmune response to gluten – there is a clear link between migraine headaches and gluten.