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Starter Cultures: How Your Microbiome At Birth Affects Your Lifelong Health
Research in the last decade has unveiled a world of astonishing information about the bacterial population that shares our bodies, i.e. our microbiome. The shift in thinking about microbes from mostly "bad" to "necessary in some ways" is happening now, as we increasingly discover how microbes are crucial for programmin ...
Our team of MDs, scientists, software engineers are delivering advanced precision care for Obesity
The most effective strategies to prevent and treat obesity and associated comorbidities are evidence-based approaches that recognize heterogeneity in obesity and its complications, and interindividual variability in treatment/intervention response which are rooted in the genetics and the gut microbiome of the individua ...
Developing prediction algorithms using gut microbiome data to assess risk of diabetes, IBD and premature birth
  The human microbiome has really captured the science spotlight during the last decade, not least through the extensive research undertaken by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). After identifying and cataloging the plethora of micro-organisms that inhabit our mouth, nose, gut, and reproductive tract, the focus o ...
A New Chapter Set To Open In Digital Health And Analytics
  Life sciences companies and Big Pharma have already jumped on to the digital health bandwagon by developing apps and products directed at improving the patient experience. Recent changes by the FDA are poised to make it easier for these companies to gain accelerated approval for digital health products in their p ...
"Deep" Genetic and Gut Microbiome Data Sets Can Transform Drug Discovery- Faster, Cheaper and Personalized
Obesity is typically associated with high rates of inflammatory gut, skin, cardiometabolic disorders (high cholesterol, high triglycerides, diabetes), chronic pain and NAFLD.   Pharma drugs, without ongoing lifestyle support and modification, have been proven ineffective to reverse or prevent “Cobesity” - the inflammat ...
Weight Loss And Beyond: The Rewards Of Sticking With The Program
Obesity and type 2 diabetes have a few causative factors in common: A high-calorie diet, coupled with a sedentary lifestyle genetics If you are diagnosed with either or both, your first-line treatment will be dietary interventions and an increase in physical activity. Failing to see results, you have to climb to ano ...

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