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Chocolate has a privileged place on the list of the most tempting foods. This food of the gods as tells its Latin name Theobroma cacao given by the noted Swedish nosologist Carl Linnaeus in 1753, has been ennobled in many countries around the globe as a curative drug, a culinary delight, and even a currency for commodity trading, retaining its…

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Chocolate has a privileged place on the list of the most tempting foods. This food of the gods as tells its Latin name Theobroma cacao given by the noted Swedish nosologist Carl Linnaeus in 1753, has been ennobled in many countries around the globe as a curative drug, a culinary delight, and even a currency for commodity trading, retaining its…

GMFH Editing Team
GMFH Editing Team

We were in Madrid from 24th to 26th of February attending the 2nd Gut Microbiota for Health World Summit. The event gave us the opportunity to meet leading international experts and obtain information on the latest trends and findings in the field of gut microbiota. Diet, nutrition, lifestyle, environment, faecal transplantation, the immune system and different conditions (such as obesity,…

GMFH Editing Team
GMFH Editing Team

We were in Madrid from 24th to 26th of February attending the 2nd Gut Microbiota for Health World Summit. The event gave us the opportunity to meet leading international experts and obtain information on the latest trends and findings in the field of gut microbiota. Diet, nutrition, lifestyle, environment, faecal transplantation, the immune system and different conditions (such as obesity,…

GMFH Editing Team
GMFH Editing Team

The famous British TV presenter and family doctor Mark Porter hosted the Gut Microbiota For Health Summits 2012 (Evian, France) and 2013 (Madrid, Spain). In this interview he talks about his personal impressions of the two summits and why a good knowledge of the gut microbiota is significant for the general public.   https://www.gutmicrobiotaforhealth.com/videos/videos/Mark-Porter.mp4

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GMFH Editing Team

The famous British TV presenter and family doctor Mark Porter hosted the Gut Microbiota For Health Summits 2012 (Evian, France) and 2013 (Madrid, Spain). In this interview he talks about his personal impressions of the two summits and why a good knowledge of the gut microbiota is significant for the general public.   https://www.gutmicrobiotaforhealth.com/videos/videos/Mark-Porter.mp4

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GMFH Editing Team

If you took a microscope and zoomed on your intestine, you would find tens of trillions of bacteria that make up your gut microbiota. This community of microorganisms plays a key role in your health and wellbeing, as already reported on this blog, but it can also be affected by a range of external factors, including what we eat and…

GMFH Editing Team
GMFH Editing Team

If you took a microscope and zoomed on your intestine, you would find tens of trillions of bacteria that make up your gut microbiota. This community of microorganisms plays a key role in your health and wellbeing, as already reported on this blog, but it can also be affected by a range of external factors, including what we eat and…

GMFH Editing Team
GMFH Editing Team

The 2nd World Summit “Gut Microbiota for Health” (24–26 February 2013) ended yesterday with exciting results presented in the workshop outputs. Get your impression from the third day (Tuesday, 26 February 2013) by video-interviews with attendees and speakers. https://www.gutmicrobiotaforhealth.com/videos/videos/daily-videos/GMFH2013-260213.mp4

GMFH Editing Team
GMFH Editing Team

The 2nd World Summit “Gut Microbiota for Health” (24–26 February 2013) ended yesterday with exciting results presented in the workshop outputs. Get your impression from the third day (Tuesday, 26 February 2013) by video-interviews with attendees and speakers. https://www.gutmicrobiotaforhealth.com/videos/videos/daily-videos/GMFH2013-260213.mp4

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GMFH Editing Team

The 2nd World Summit “Gut Microbiota for Health” is currently taking place in Madrid (24–26 February 2013). Renowned experts from all over the world exchange recent findings and discuss emerging possibilities within an area that belongs to the most promising fields of medical research. Get your impression from the second day (Monday, 25 February 2013) by video-interviews with attendees and…

GMFH Editing Team
GMFH Editing Team

The 2nd World Summit “Gut Microbiota for Health” is currently taking place in Madrid (24–26 February 2013). Renowned experts from all over the world exchange recent findings and discuss emerging possibilities within an area that belongs to the most promising fields of medical research. Get your impression from the second day (Monday, 25 February 2013) by video-interviews with attendees and…

GMFH Editing Team
GMFH Editing Team

The 2nd World Summit “Gut Microbiota for Health” is currently taking place in Madrid (24–26 February 2013). Renowned experts from all over the world exchange recent findings and discuss emerging possibilities within an area that belongs to the most promising fields of medical research. Get your impression from the first day (Sunday, 24 February 2013) by video-interviews with attendees and…

GMFH Editing Team
GMFH Editing Team

The 2nd World Summit “Gut Microbiota for Health” is currently taking place in Madrid (24–26 February 2013). Renowned experts from all over the world exchange recent findings and discuss emerging possibilities within an area that belongs to the most promising fields of medical research. Get your impression from the first day (Sunday, 24 February 2013) by video-interviews with attendees and…

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GMFH Editing Team

(27 February 2013) Although considerable progress has been made in determining the impact of the gut microbiota on the development of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and other gastrointestinal (GI) diseases, the detailed study and understanding of the composition and effects of this intestinal community still faces numerous methodological and empirical challenges. “Improvement of study design and sample collection, as well…

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GMFH Editing Team

(27 February 2013) Although considerable progress has been made in determining the impact of the gut microbiota on the development of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and other gastrointestinal (GI) diseases, the detailed study and understanding of the composition and effects of this intestinal community still faces numerous methodological and empirical challenges. “Improvement of study design and sample collection, as well…

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GMFH Editing Team

Stool transplants highly efficient for Clostridium difficile infections and other gastrointestinal conditions — online press conference at 2nd World Summit “Gut Microbiota For Health” held today (26 February 2013) Clostridium difficile infections have developed into a virtual pandemic over the past two decades. The outcome of standard antibiotic treatment is unsatisfactory: the recurrence rates are high with every relapse increasing…

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GMFH Editing Team

Stool transplants highly efficient for Clostridium difficile infections and other gastrointestinal conditions — online press conference at 2nd World Summit “Gut Microbiota For Health” held today (26 February 2013) Clostridium difficile infections have developed into a virtual pandemic over the past two decades. The outcome of standard antibiotic treatment is unsatisfactory: the recurrence rates are high with every relapse increasing…

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GMFH Editing Team

First study in humans to demonstrate impact of probiotics on brain responses to an emotional reactivity task — online press conference at 2nd World Summit “Gut Microbiota For Health” held tomorrow (25 February 2013) The intake of probiotics has a measurable effect on brain areas that are associated with reactions to an emotional attention task. This has, for the first…

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GMFH Editing Team

First study in humans to demonstrate impact of probiotics on brain responses to an emotional reactivity task — online press conference at 2nd World Summit “Gut Microbiota For Health” held tomorrow (25 February 2013) The intake of probiotics has a measurable effect on brain areas that are associated with reactions to an emotional attention task. This has, for the first…

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GMFH Editing Team