Tag: microbiome

“Why Human Health Is in the Hands of Bacteria"

Must Read: Human Health Is in the Hands of Bacteria by...

Time article links the degradation of the microbiome to food allergy and a host of other diseases.
Dog and Infant

Dog Ownership at Three Months of Age Associated with Protection Against...

Researchers conclude Fido may be a baby's best friend.
Gut Microbiome

Study: ‘Good’ Bacteria May Prevent – and Reverse – Food Allergy

A study published in Nature Medicine makes a strong case that food allergy is caused by the absence of certain beneficial bacteria in the human gut.
Vedanta Immunomodulator

Company Developing Microbiome-Derived Food Allergy Therapy Raises $27 Million

Product candidate being developed may safely induce permanent tolerance to food allergens.
Pediatrician and Baby

Study: Infants Given Antibiotics or Antacids Have Increased Risk of Developing...

"Study provides further impetus that antibiotics and acid-suppressive medications should be used during infancy only in situations of clear clinical benefit."

Study: Gut Microbiome May Play Role in Food Allergy

"This relationship between intestinal flora and the production of antibodies opens up new therapeutic approaches for patients..."

Study: Diet Rich in Fiber Helped Lessen Food Allergy Reactions in...

Could the fatty acids isolated during this study lead to a treatment for food allergy?