Ted talks RULE and so does our gut flora apparently!
Rob Knight is a pioneer in studying human microbes, the community of tiny single-cell organisms living inside our bodies that have a huge — and largely unexplored — role in our health. “The three pounds of microbes that you carry around with you might be more important than every single gene you carry around in your genome,” he says. Find out why.
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The BEST 18 minutes you'll never spend in a doctor's office!!!
Ever wonder why you look like those plumped up cows in the stockyard? Could be all those antibiotics. Dr. Blaser and his colleagues have essentially proven it. Pay CLOSE ATTENTION to this. Then strap your doctor to a chair and force THEM to watch it then next time they suggest antibiotics for a runny nose. Check out ALL of Dr. Blaser's Youtube videos. Here's a recent interview with Thomas Bosch.
Yes this could transform how we treat an entire host of ailments, but questions need to be raised about the the "Corporate Enclosure" of the micro biome. Are we talking about microbes being patented? Or combinations of microbes being patented? Does not the micro biome belong to us all? Keep an eye on these companies...Big Pharma might soon become Big I Own Your Microbiome.