Tag: inflammatory bowel syndrome


  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and the gut microbiome – are they linked?

    Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and the gut microbiome – are they linked?

    Can probiotics help treat IBD? Microbiome targeted therapies have gained interest as a potential treatment for IBD because scientists have shown they can be effective in reducing gut inflammation. The role of the gut microbiome – the trillions of microbes in our gut – is a rapidly developing field. Here we take a look at…

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  • Is Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) getting you down?

    Is Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) getting you down?

    Your gut microbiome and IBS: Microbes in your gut could help soothe IBS If you suffer from IBS, chances are that like many others, you’ve tried ‘everything’ to heal and soothe these gut-wrenching symptoms: abdominal pain, chronic diarrhoea, constipation, and bloating, leading to significantly reduced quality of life. Growing research suggests that our gut microbes…

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