Daily Archives: July 30, 2014

Gut Microbes, Diet and Gender – Insights into Autism ?

Diet Affects Men’s and Women’s Gut Microbes Differently http://www.utexas.edu/news/2014/07/29/diet-affects-microbes-differently-by-gender/ July 29, 201 AUSTIN, Texas — The microbes living in the guts of males and females react differently to diet, even when the diets are identical, according to a study by scientists … Continue reading

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Asbestos and Autoimmune Disease

Asbestos Revisited: A New Autoimmune Disease? http://www.medpagetoday.com In the small town of Libby in northwestern Montana, prospectors in 1916 discovered an unusual mineral known as vermiculite that appeared to be resistant to fire after initial exposure to high heat.   … Continue reading

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