gut function

New information about the gut microbiome is continuously being discovered and researched

By Ask the Doctors • August 1, 2022

From decreasing cancer risks to lowering cholesterol, mushrooms do a lot

By uclahealth • January 24, 2022

The causes of IBS are unknown, yet it is a common disorder that occurs in between 10% and 15% of the population

By Ask the Doctors • December 31, 2021

Learn more about the simple lifestyle choices you can do to improve your gut health

By Ask the Doctors • February 3, 2021

Dear Doctor: What on earth is a “gutoscopy”? We saw it on the news -- something about a pill that goes in one end and comes out the other, but it sounded more like science fiction than anything real. Dear Reader: Your question brings us to the brave new world of [...]

By Ask the Doctors • September 18, 2020

  Pay attention to your stomach. A healthy stomach will make for a better brain. That’s because inside your gut -- indeed, in and on your entire body -- is what scientists call our microbiome—composed of fungus, bacteria, viruses, and other microorganisms. It’s estimated that these [...]

By • June 29, 2016