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Updates on Gut Microbiome in Health and Disease - Christine Rosche (June 2018)
 
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“Updates on Gut Microbiome in Health and Disease” is the presentation given by Christine Rosche, MPH, CNS, CBT at the June 21, 2018 meeting of the Silicon Valley Health Institute. * Latest Research on Gut Bacteria and Alzheimer’s/Dementia * Which probiotics are essential to absorb which nutrients * The role of functional testing for a healthy Microbiome * The role of Gut Bacteria in the prevention and treatment of certain cancers * The role of Gut Bacteria and Permeability in Neurodegeneration, including Alzheimer’s and Dementia Christine Rosche, MPH, CNS, CBT is a Board Certifed Nutrition Specialist and Biofeedback erapist with 25 years experience in the health care field. She developed and taught courses at Stanford University Medical Center and Heart Disease Prevention Program and is the author of 2 books. She has maintained a private practice in Palo Alto since 1980 and specializes in functional testing and integrative approaches for digestive issues including GERD, malabsorption issues, gut permeability, IBS, IBD, Crohns, constipation and in ammatory bowel disease. As a licensed Heart MathTM Trainer, Christine is pioneering the integration of Heart MathTM Heart Rate Variability Biofeedback Training with Custom Nutrition and Gut Healing Protocols. Her website is at: http://www.digestivehealth.center Visit the Silicon Valley Health Institute (aka Smart Life Forum) at http://www.svhi.com Silicon Valley Health Institute Smart Life Forum Palo Alto
Modulating the Gut Microbiome – the Role of Probiotics and Prebiotics
 
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The human intestinal microbiota functions as an organ and is critical for immune and gastrointestinal system maturation, colonization resistance, modulation of immune responses, and nutritional needs. A balanced, diverse microbiota is essential for health. There are disorders in which the beneficial use of probiotics is documented including antibiotic-associated diarrhea, C. difficile-associated diarrhea, inflammatory bowel disease, irritable bowel disease, dysbiosis, urinary tract infections, allergies, atopic dermatitis, eczema, and lactose intolerance. As a complementary therapy, prebiotics increase the numbers and/or activities of healthful gut microbiota and support populations of healthful genera that are not available as probiotics. This presentation will provide the knowledge and tools needed to effectively use prebiotics and probiotics to enhance health. Learning objectives: 1. Understand the beneficial effects of the gastrointestinal microbiota on the development and function of the immune, gastrointestinal, and other organ systems, as well as the adverse effects that can occur secondary to microbiome disruption 2. Appreciate the mechanisms by which probiotics may confer benefit and the health conditions for which evidence exists to support their use 3. Learn the safety profile and potential risks of probiotic preparations and how to effectively select and dose probiotic formulas ----------------------------------------------------------------- Presented by Stephen Olmstead, MDAviva Romm, MD Stephen Olmstead, MD, graduated from the University of New Mexico with distinction in biology and chemistry. He attended the University of New Mexico School of Medicine. He trained in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Olmstead completed a cardiology fellowship at the University of Washington. He is board certified in both internal medicine and cardiovascular diseases. His academic honors include Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Omega Alpha. Dr. Olmstead served in the US Public Health Service Commissioned Corps in the Indian Health Service. For many years Dr. Olmstead was Clinical Assistant Professor in Medicine at the University of Washington Medical School in Seattle. He served as advisor to the King County Natural Medicine Clinic during its inception and consultant to the Office of Alternative Medicine after it was first established at the National Institutes of Health. He has long been an advocate of rigorous scientific research on complementary medical therapies. He has more than 30 years of experience in clinical trials, registries and basic research. In 2005, Dr. Olmstead joined ProThera Inc. as its Chief Science Officer. Dr. Olmstead provides scientific support to both technical services and marketing at ProThera. He is responsible for the company newsletters, educational programs, and technical materials. designs and directs clinical trials of ProThera products including probiotics. Dr. Olmstead's current interests are in the development of innovative probiotic and prebiotic formulations and the use of nutriceuticals to disrupt dysbiotic biofilms. ------------------------------------------------------------- Genova Diagnostics offers webinar sessions that are designed to answer your most pressing questions about test profiles and popular topics in functional medicine. Learn more at http://www.gdx.net
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Claire Fraser - The Human Gut Microbiome in Health and Disease
 
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This lecture is part of the IHMC Evening Lecture series. https://www.ihmc.us/life/evening_lectures/ Human beings are colonized with a diverse collection of microorganisms that inhabit every surface and cavity of the body. This collection of microbes, known as the human microbiome, is made up of nearly one thousand different bacterial species and exists in a mutualistic relationship with us as its host. Indeed, we could not survive without our microbial partners. Claire M. Fraser, Ph.D. is Director of the Institute for Genome Sciences at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore, MD. She has joint faculty appointments at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in the department of Medicine and Microbiology/Immunology. She helped launch the new field of microbial genomics and revolutionized the way microbiology has been studied. Until 2007, she was President and Director of The Institute for Genomic Research (TIGR) in Rockville, MD, and led the teams that sequenced the genomes of several microbial organisms, including important human and animal pathogens. Her current research is focused on characterization of the human gut microbiome in health and disease. Her work on the Amerithrax investigation led to the identification of four genetic mutations in the anthrax spores that allowed the FBI to trace the material back to its original source. She is one of the world’s experts in microbial forensics and the growing concern about dual uses – research that can provide knowledge and technologies that could be misapplied. Dr. Fraser has authored more than 300 publications, edited three books, and served on the editorial boards of nine scientific journals. Between 1997 and 2008, she was the most highly cited investigator in the field of microbiology and has been recognized for numerous awards. She has served on many advisory panels for all of the major Federal funding agencies, the National Research Council, the Department of Defense, and the intelligence community. In addition, she has contributed her time as a Board member for universities, research institutes, and other non-profit groups because of her commitment to the education of our next generation of scientists.
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What Is Viome? See Exactly What Viome Gut Microbiome Testing Results Look Like.
 
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This is exactly what Viome results look like - and is a complete analysis of Ben Greenfield's personal Viome results from his gut microbiome testing with Viome. ***There are literally thousands of people on the waitlist to get this same comprehensive Viome test done. But you instantly get moved to the front of the list if you use code "fitness" at: http://www.Viome.com  Viome analyzes your microbiome and metabolism to determine the best diet for achieving and maintaining your ideal weight, along with allowing you to use your gut results to help you with anti-aging, longevity, sleep, performance, recovery, hormones, brain optimization and much more. There are approximately 40 trillion microorganisms living in your gut. They help you digest your food, produce beneficial and harmful chemicals, control infections by pathogens, regulate your immune system, and even control your emotions (ever have a gut feeling?). These microorganisms – which make up your gut microbiome – have been implicated in maintaining optimal health, as well as many chronic conditions, including diabetes, obesity, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, coronary artery disease, psoriasis, lupus, and autism. By taking care of your 40 trillion microbe friends, you can maximize your wellness and potentially prevent disease.
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Challenges in using gut microbiota analysis as a diagnostic by Marcus Claesson
 
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Challenges in using gut microbiota analysis as a diagnostic/prognostic tool in diseases and disorders
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Using the Microbiome to Prevent, Diagnose and Treat Disease: Top 10 Medical Innovations 2017
 
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Top 10 2017 Medical Innovations- 1/10 When it comes to life-saving potential and market opportunities, the gut is a gold mine. Trillions of bacteria making up communities in our body—the microbiome--are unlocking mysteries at a rapid pace as the market scrambles to address the possibilities. The crux of the discovery, made within the last 10 years, is that our microbes have a mind of their own. The chemicals they emit interfere with the way food is digested, medicine is deployed, and even how a disease progresses. Biotech companies once focused on the genomic market are pivoting to the potential of the microbiome to develop new diagnostics, new therapies, and “probiotic” products to prevent dangerous microbe imbalances. With the National Microbiome Initiative accelerating research and development, experts believe 2017 is the year the microbiome cements itself as the healthcare industry’s most promising and lucrative frontier.
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Microbiome Testing Interview with Viome Gut Test Founder Naveen Jain
 
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Microbiome Testing Interview with Viome Founder Naveen Jain Viome Founder. Learn more about microbiome testing at http://www.viome.com/tcd. What would you think if I told you that your best health was dependent on more than just exercising and “eating right?” What would you say if I told you that “eating right” isn’t the same from one person to the next, that it’s dependent upon not just your genes, but also your internal environment, your unique microbiome? Would you think I was crazy, or would you be crazy enough to hear me out and learn about microbiome testing? Read more at: http://drpompa.com/additional-resources/health-tips/microbiome-testing-revolutionize-healthcare Go here for Microbiome Testing Access. Priority Demand has been high, but a special priority access code is available to my readers at: http://www.viome.com/tcd (Get priority access with code: TCD).
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Human Gut Microbiome and It's Influence On Chronic Pain and Disease | Power Health Talk
 
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http://powerhealthtalk.com In this episode Dr. Martin Rutherford and Dr. Randall Gates discuss the complexities of the human gut microbiome and it's influence on chronic pain and disease. Please follow us on Facebook http://powerhealthreno.com/facebook For more videos like this please subscribe to our YouTube Channel or visit us at http://PowerHealthTalk.com http://youtu.be/dcl2_DpxhtQ lw.. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ccyYJsAJbeM
Oral microbiome stability and gut microbiome connection to MS - Microbial Minutes
 
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📄 Papers discussed: Cekanaviciute E. et al. Gut bacteria from multiple sclerosis patients modulate human T cells and exacerbate symptoms in mouse models. PNAS. http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2017/09/05/1711235114 Berer K. et al. Gut microbiota from multiple sclerosis patients enables spontaneous autoimmune encephalomyelitis in mice. PNAS. http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2017/09/05/1711233114.full · Stat news: https://www.statnews.com/2017/09/11/gut-microbiome-multiple-sclerosis/ · Genetic Literacy Project: https://geneticliteracyproject.org/2017/09/19/multiple-sclerosis-diseases-exacerbated-gut-microbes/ Gomez A. et al. Host Genetic Control of the Oral Microbiome in Health and Disease. Cell Host and Microbe. http://www.cell.com/cell-host-microbe/fulltext/S1931-3128(17)30346-3 Shaw L. et al. The human salivary microbiome is shaped by shared environment rather than genetics: evidence from a large family of closely related individuals. mBio. http://mbio.asm.org/content/8/5/e01237-17.full Cell Host and Microbe commentary: http://www.cell.com/cell-host-microbe/fulltext/S1931-3128(17)30351-7?_returnURL=http%3A%2F%2Flinkinghub.elsevier.com%2Fretrieve%2Fpii%2FS1931312817303517%3Fshowall%3Dtrue Mamantopoulos M. et al. Nlrp6- and ASC-dependent inflammasomes do not shape the commensal gut microbiota composition. Immunity. http://www.cell.com/immunity/abstract/S1074-7613(17)30318-7 · PubPeer discussion thread: https://pubpeer.com/publications/58583AEA81F7008C1147F11A996C11#4 Chevalier A. et al. Massively parallel de novo protein design for targeted therapeutics. Nature. https://www.nature.com/nature/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/nature23912.html · Scicasts.com: https://scicasts.com/channels/bio-it/1858-drug-development/12928-mini-protein-rapid-design-method-opens-way-to-create-new-class-of-drugs/ · Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (with video): http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/novel-technique-designs-mini-proteins-that-may-lead-to-new-types-of-therapeutics/81254982 · Phys.org: https://phys.org/news/2017-09-mini-protein-rapid-method-class-drugs.html Zhu Z. et al. Zika virus has oncolytic activity against gioblastoma stem cells. Journal of Experimental Medicine. http://jem.rupress.org/content/early/2017/09/05/jem.20171093 · New Scientist: https://www.newscientist.com/article/2146356-we-may-be-able-to-use-zika-virus-to-attack-brain-cancer-cells/ · Science Daily: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/09/170905093550.htm · CBS: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/could-zika-virus-help-battle-deadly-brain-cancer/ Subscribe to ASM's YouTube channel at https://goo.gl/mOVHlK Learn more about the American Society for Microbiology at http://www.asm.org Become a member today at http://www.asmscience.org/join Interact with us on social at: Facebook Show your support and get updates on the latest microbial offerings and news from the ASM. http://www.facebook.com/asmfan ASM International Facebook Groups Join an ASM International Facebook Group and connect with microbiologists in your region. http://www.asm.org/index.php/programs/asm-international-facebook-groups Twitter Follow all the latest news from the Society. http://www.twitter.com/ASMicrobiology Instagram Outstanding images of your favorite viruses, fungi, bacteria and parasites http://www.instagram.com/asmicrobiology/
Gut Flora Microbiome Health & Wellness nutritional research treatment testing | Russ Scala
 
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Scala Precision Health specializes in disease specific treatment protocols. Researching the gut flora Microbiome and fixing imbalances will lead to optimal health and wellness. The digestive system and human gastrointestinal tract are the starting point for treatment. Scala Precision Health Treats nutritional deficiencies by correcting the body as a whole.Optimal health is no achieve in the current medial system. Contact us today. Scala Precision Health and The Institute offer cutting-edge research, metabolic testing, and advanced imaging that pushes innovative performance solutions into the hands of companies, physicians, and athletes. Contact us today to learn more! American BioHacker - book available on Amazon https://AmericanBiohacker.com Russ Scala, MA Everybody and Every Body has a story http://PersonalizedHealthInstitute.com http://ScalaPrecisionHealth.com https://www.facebook.com/ScalaPrecisionHealth
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease (HD)
 
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A brief discussion on Inflammatory Bowel DIsease. Topics Include: - Definition of Inflammatory Bowel DIsease - 2 Conditions: Crohn Disease & Ulcerative Colitis - Epidemiology of Inflammatory Bowel DIsease - Pathogenesis of Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Role of Genetic Factors - Role of Mucosal Immune Responses - Role of Epithelial Dysfunction - Role of Gut Microbiota - Morphology of Crohn Disease - Skip Lesions - Serpentine Ulcers - Morphology of Ulcerative Colitis - Clinical Featrures of IBD - Extra-intestinal Manifestations of IBD - Differences Between Crohn Disease & Ulcerative Colitis - Treatment Hope it is helpful. Take care & stay blessed. - Dr. Rabiul Haque, Lecturer, Department of Pathology, Holy Family Red Crescent Medical College Hospital, Dhaka.
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Human Gut Microbiome
 
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Presenter: Lisa Sardinia, PhD, JD Most of the tens of trillions of cells that make up the human body are actually microbes. The gut microbiota make vitamins for us, help us digest food, battle disease-causing microbes, and may influence our behavior.
Microbiome disease databases, HIV vaccine trial, and antibiotic updates - Microbial Minutes
 
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News on microbiome disease databases, HIV vaccine trial, and antibiotic updates on this edition of Microbial Minutes from the American Society for Microbiology. Microbial Minutes Notes for 7.23.18 Jackson MA et al. Gut microbiota associations with common diseases and prescription medications in a population-based cohort. Nature Comm. 9:2655. July 9 2018. https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-018-05184-7 Janssens Y et al. Disbiome database: linking the microbiome to disease. BMC Microbiology 18. June 4 2018. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5987391/ Rosenberg A et al. Antifungal tolerance is a subpopulation effect distinct from resistance and is associated with persistent candidemia. Nature Comm. 9:2470. June 25 2018. https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-018-04926-x • Nature commentary: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41579-018-0056-6 • Behind the Paper blog: https://naturemicrobiologycommunity.nature.com/users/113481-jules-ene/posts/34185-from-population-heterogeneity-to-clinical-persistence-of-fungal-infections • Wired: https://www.wired.com/story/the-strange-and-curious-case-of-the-deadly-superbug-yeast/ Barouch DH et al. Evaluation of a mosaic HIV-1 vaccine in a multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase 1/2a clinical trial (APPROACH) and in rhesus monkeys (MHP 13-19). Lancet. July 6 2018. https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(18)31364-3/fulltext • BBC: https://www.bbc.com/news/health-44738642 • Labtech: https://labiotech.eu/hiv-vaccine-phase-iib/ Palms DL et al. Comparison of antibiotic prescribing in retail clinics, urgent care centers, emergency departments, and traditional ambulatory care settings in the United States. JAMA Intern Med. July 16 2018. https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamainternalmedicine/fullarticle/2687524 Shively NR et al. Prevalence of inappropriate antibiotic prescribing in primary care clinics within a Veterans Affairs healthcare system. AAC. July 2 2018. http://aac.asm.org/content/early/2018/06/05/AAC.00337-18.full.pdf+html?ijkey=pfvbl9rqRG8HY&keytype=ref&siteid=asmjournals • ASM Press Release: https://www.asm.org/index.php/newsroom/item/7352-high-prevalence-of-inappropriate-antibiotic-prescribing-in-a-va-healthcare-system • CIDRAP: http://www.cidrap.umn.edu/news-perspective/2018/07/novartis-drops-antibiotic-development-program • STAT News: https://www.statnews.com/2018/07/18/boston-antibiotics-spero-carb-x Press Release: FDA approves of the first drug with an indication for treatment of smallpox. July 13 2018. https://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/Newsroom/PressAnnouncements/ucm613496.htm • Time: http://time.com/5338775/fda-small-pox-approval/ • Forbes: https://www.forbes.com/sites/brucelee/2018/07/15/fda-approves-tpoxx-to-be-the-1st-drug-for-smallpox/#10c0eca25356 👍 Subscribe to ASM's YouTube channel at https://goo.gl/mOVHlK 🔬 Learn more about the American Society for Microbiology at http://www.asm.org ✅ Become a member today at http://www.asmscience.org/join 📱 Interact with us on social at: Facebook Show your support and get updates on the latest microbial offerings and news from the ASM. http://www.facebook.com/asmfan ASM International Facebook Groups Join an ASM International Facebook Group and connect with microbiologists in your region. http://www.asm.org/index.php/programs/asm-international-facebook-groups Twitter Follow all the latest news from the Society. http://www.twitter.com/ASMicrobiology Instagram Outstanding images of your favorite viruses, fungi, bacteria and parasites http://www.instagram.com/asmicrobiology/
3 Signs and Symptoms You Have Leaky Gut Syndrome
 
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Repopulate your gut with good probiotics - learn more here https://www.truthnutra.com/floracil50-yt For over three decades, study after study has been published (several thousand articles exist to date) discussing our growing understanding of immunity, gut function and how modern diets and lifestyles negatively contribute to overall health through our digestive system. Medical researchers refer to this phenomenon as “Leaky Gut Syndrome.” (also known as “intestinal hyperpermeability”) So let’s take a look at… Is leaky gut real? What is Leaky Gut Syndrome? Having leaky gut is kind of like having the gates broken from your intestines to your bloodstream. Leaky gut symptoms are a consequence of intestinal tight junction malfunction. These tight junctions (TJ’s) are the gateway between your intestines and what is allowed to pass into the bloodstream. Tight junctions have a very precise job – they have to maintain the delicate balance between allowing vital nutrients to enter your bloodstream, while remaining small enough to prevent xenobiotics (disease-causing compounds from your diet or lifestyle) from passing out of your digestive system into the rest of your body. http://jn.nutrition.org/content/141/5/769.full Leaky gut presents a major problem, as the vast majority of your immune system is found in the gut. The result? A disruption of acute inflammation, a normal part of the immune response that serves to fight infection and disease, turns into chronic inflammation, which is at the root of most diseases. How serious is this? Well, according to a 2014 review of the facts and research about intestinal permeability (among other sources), the chronic condition of hyperpermeability is linked to: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4253991/table/Tab6/ Gastric ulcers Infectious diarrhea Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Inflammatory bowel diseases (Crohn’s, ulcerative colitis) Celiac disease Esophageal and colorectal cancer Allergies Respiratory infections Acute inflammation conditions (sepsis, SIRS, multiple organ failure) Chronic inflammatory conditions (such as arthritis) Obesity-related metabolic diseases (fatty liver, Type II diabetes, heart disease) Autoimmune disease (lupus, multiple sclerosis, Type I diabetes and more) https://www.nature.com/articles/ncpgasthep0259 Parkinson’s disease https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24898698 Chronic fatigue syndrome Obesity https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0271531712001595 So with all this being said, how do you know whether or not you’re currently dealing with leaky gut? Here are the top 3 major signs and symptoms of leaky gut syndrome in men and women: Food sensitivities: Because of the onslaught of toxins that enter the bloodstream, the immune systems of people with intestinal hyperpermeability are on overdrive mass-producing various antibodies, which may make their bodies more susceptible to antigens in certain foods (especially gluten and dairy). In studies involving rats and human children, leaky gut and food allergies have been linked. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25543046 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23909601 This is one of the most common leaky gut symptoms. Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Researchers from Hungary uncovered in 2012 that elevated gut permeability is oftentimes localized to the colon in people suffering from irritable bowel syndrome and ulcerative colitis. https://www.karger.com/Article/Abstract/333083 As far back as 1988, scientists suggested that Crohn’s disease may be more of a risk for people with leaky gut. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1434087/ A small study (observing 12 patients) discovered that zinc supplementation may help resolve the tight junction dysfunction in these cases, although more research is required on a larger scale to confirm these results. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11383597 Thyroid problems - One of the autoimmune diseases that leaky gut syndrome may directly affect is Hashimoto’s disease. http://www.discoverymedicine.com/Kouki-Mori/2012/11/27/does-the-gut-microbiota-trigger-hashimotos-thyroiditis/ Also known as “chronic thyroiditis,” this disorder is displayed with hypothyroidism (low thyroid function), impaired metabolism, fatigue, depression, weight gain and a host of other concerns. Follow Me On Social Media: Website: https://truthnutra.com/yt Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/truthnutra/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/truthnutra/ Personal Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/_christopherwalker/ Truth Nutra Products: Shop For Supplements - https://truthnutra.com/supplements Shop For Books - https://truthnutra.com/books Shop For Apparel - https://truthnutra.com/apparel Use code "YOUTUBE" For 10% Off! Find Out If You Have Estrogen Dominance - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fCBD39qf528
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Microbiome and Autoimmunity
 
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This webcast identifies the role of the microbiome and its impact on normal homeostasis and autoimmune disease. Visit http://www.ccfcme.org/biovcmevideos to claim CME credit or learn more about the Biologic Therapies V series. The microbiome webcast features expert faculty member, Steven Abramson, MD, of the NYU School of Medicine. The video was produced by the Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education and RJ Fasenmyer Center for Clinical Immunology. Interested in related CME education? Visit http://www.ccfcme.org/rheumcme Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CMEClevelandClinic Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/cleveclinic_cme
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RHR: Is a Disrupted Gut Microbiome at the Root of Modern Disease? with Dr  Justin Sonnenburg
 
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In this episode of Revolution Health Radio (RHR) we discuss “Is a Disrupted Gut Microbiome at the Root of Modern Disease?—with Dr. Justin Sonnenburg." Dr. Justin Sonnenburg makes a powerful argument for viewing our microbiota as the control center for human biology—that our microbiota are not just impacting digestion and absorption, but have systemic impacts on our immune system, our metabolism, and our brain chemistry. We discuss the latest research on the microbiome, the strong connection between low microbiome diversity and modern Western diseases, and how people can support their own microbiome health. In this episode, we cover: 03:25 Just how many microbial cells are there? 11:38 What are the primary functions of the microbiota? 15:59 The connection between microbiota and chronic disease 27:14 How do you define a healthy microbiota? 30:36 The connection between low microbial diversity and disease 35:24 Can we manipulate our microbiota? 39:40 What inspired you to write your book? READ FULL ARTICLE: http://chriskresser.com/ FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/chriskresserlac TWITTER: https://twitter.com/chriskresser GOOGLE+: https://plus.google.com/117704065556483529452/posts PINTEREST: http://www.pinterest.com/chriskresser MIND-BODY RESET IN 14 DAYS: http://14four.me THE PALEO CURE: http://paleocurebook.com TAKE BACK YOUR HEALTH: http://chriskresser.com SUBSCRIBE FOR MORE VIDEOS: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=chriskresser Chris Kresser, M.S., L.Ac, is a practitioner of integrative and functional medicine, the creator of one of the world's most respected natural health sites, ChrisKresser.com, and author of the New York Times best seller, Your Personal Paleo Code. He is widely known for his in-depth research uncovering myths and misconceptions in modern medicine and providing natural health solutions with proven results. The Revolution Health Radio Show is brought to you by ChrisKresser.com and http://14Four.me
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Gut Microbiota and Ageing | Simin Nikbin Meydani
 
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http://www.weforum.org/ Is the secret to health in later life hidden in our gut? Simin Nikbin Meydani from Tufts University, USA, says disease is not an inevitable part of ageing, and bacteria in our gut may play a key role in how we age.
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Functional dynamics of the gut microbiome in health and disease
 
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Functional dynamics of the gut microbiome in health and disease Air date: Tuesday, October 27, 2015, 3:00:00 PM Category: WALS - Wednesday Afternoon Lectures Runtime: 01:00:59 Description: NIH Director’s Wednesday Afternoon Lecture Series Dr. Fraser's current research interests are focused oncharacterization of the structure and function of the microbial communitiesthat are found in the human environment, as part of the NIH-funded HumanMicrobiome Project, including projects specifically focused on obesity,metabolic syndrome, inflammatory bowel disease, the interactions between thehuman immune response and the gut microbiome, and the impact of probiotics onthe structure and function of the intestinal microbiome. About the annual Rolla E. Dyer lecture: The annual Rolla E. Dyer Lecture features aninternationally renowned researcher who has contributed substantially to themedical as well as the biological knowledge of infectious diseases. Establishedin 1950, the lecture series honors former NIH director Dr. Dyer, who was anoted authority on infectious diseases. For more information go to https://oir.nih.gov/wals Author: Claire Fraser, Ph.D., Professor of Medicine, Microbiology and Immunology; Director, Institute for Genome Sciences; University of Maryland School of Medicine Permanent link: http://videocast.nih.gov/launch.asp?19272
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Alzheimer's Disease and the Gut Microbiome
 
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Dr. Barbara Bendlin speaks on Alzheimer's disease and possible connections to the gut microbiome at the 2017 Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Participant Appreciation Event & Reception.
Gut Flora Predicts Heart Attack and Stroke
 
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TMAO, a byproduct of intestinal bacteria—aka "gut flora"— is found to contribute to heart disease. Cleveland Clinic researcher Stanley Hazen, MD, conducted a study which shows this could lead to an accurate screening tool for predicting future heart problems in people not traditionally considered at risk. ➨ Visit Cleveland Clinic: http://bit.ly/XlxDfr ➨ Visit Health Hub from Cleveland Clinic: http://bit.ly/VBQ3nW ➨ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/W0bJ0y ➨ Like Cleveland Clinic on Facebook: http://on.fb.me/WMFkul ➨ Follow Cleveland Clinic on Twitter: http://bit.ly/Uua1Gs ➨ Follow Cleveland Clinic on Pinterest: http://bit.ly/11QqS3A Editor's Note: Cleveland Clinic has a licensing agreement with a diagnostic company to develop and commercialize a blood test for cardiovascular disease based upon the gut flora metabolite, TMAO. Dr. Hazen is listed as a co-investigator on pending and issued patents held by the Cleveland Clinic relating to cardiovascular diagnostics. He also is a paid consultant to the company and has received royalty payments for technology that he developed.
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Gut Bacteria Balancing Strategies w/ Grace Liu, PharmD
 
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Grace Liu, PharmD, discusses how you can further bolster your digestion and gut health with polyphenols, probiotics and getting to know all about your poop habits. She also dives into sex hormone and adrenal balancing tips—this is a good one. Check it out: You can learn more about: - The gut bacteria profile of centenarians and how to achieve happy longevity - Foods to eat to boost foundational gut bacteria - Using the Bristol stool chart to understand gut health This episode is brought to you by: ➢ Health IQ, an insurance company that helps health conscious people like weightlifters, cyclist, keto dieters and vegetarians get lower rates on their life insurance. ➢ Get a Free Quote: http://healthiq.com/HIH Somnifix.com, the world’s only hypoallergenic mouth tape, developed by Harvard Scientists. https://www.somnifix.com Key Timestamps: 02:02 High levels of LPS/Lipopolysaccharide in the blood correlate with many diseases. 03:20 Probiotics have a killing effect upon LPS. Dr Liu has a probiotic which contains anti-parasitic, anti-pathogenic and anti-fungal effects. 03:56 The LPS from enterobacter and gammaproteobacteria are 10,000 fold more pro-inflammatory than our good gut flora. 05:26 There is also a beneficial form of E.coli, which is a probiotic. 08:57 Some gene mutations influence gut bacteria. 13:34 Dr. Liu uses 23 and Me for genetic testing and then uses Sterling Hill’s Sterling’s App, which segments different categories of health and what the mutations are. 15:07 SIBO/small intestinal bacterial overgrowth can be triggered in infancy. 16:25 Antibiotics cause fungal/yeast overgrowth in our guts.. 16:53 To make permanent changes in your gut, you need to change the terrain. 17:29 The ABC bacterium are an anchor: akkermansia, bifidobacterium longum, and clostridiales bacterium. Centenarians have these. 18:04 Anything bitter and barky feeds our gut flora. 19:02 Dr. Liu’s SIBO protocols are very low dose and combined with antifungals, and possibly anti-viral for those with autoimmunity. 20:25 Bifidobacterium longum has a monosaccharide shunt. It turns fructose into EPS/exopolysaccharide as a special food for the rest of your gut flora. 24:38 We should strive to have the digestion of our ancestors. 27:11 Moms with celiac have children with celiac. Their breastmilk is devoid of bifidobacterium longum and there is no diversity in lactobacilli. 29:59 Glyphosate is an oxalate. At a cellular level when they crystalize they damage mitochondria, organelles, and soft tissue. 34:47 Our female ancestors were foragers and ate frequently, receiving at glycolic effect from the environment. 36:25 Everyone should do hormone blood testing. 37:16 The Schwarzbein Principle by Dr. Diana Schwarzbein has been used by Dr. Liu to help heal her own metabolism. 38:20 Fertility Physics 39:33 High Sex Hormone Binding Globulin (SHBG) blocks thyroid hormone, testosterone and progesterone receptors. 42:14 Synthetic emulsifiers in supplements, and now in some coconut oil, damage your microvilli. 43:35 The Bristol stool chart: Many conditions, like cancer and autoimmune disease, correlate to our stool pattern. 45:45 Dr. Liu uses a dashboard called Heads Up Health with her clients. 48:26 Dr. Liu’s Desert Island Nutrient: Her choice is thuja, a coniferous tree from the cypress family. 50:41 Dr. Liu’s Elevator Pitch: Put gardens in all elementary schools.
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Demystifying Medicine 2016: The Intestinal Microbiome and Inflammatory Bowel Disease
 
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Demystifying Medicine 2016: The Intestinal Microbiome and Inflammatory Bowel Disease Air date: Tuesday, February 9, 2016, 4:00:00 PM Time displayed is Eastern Time, Washington DC Local Category: Demystifying Medicine Runtime: 01:32:16 Description: Demystifying Medicine is an annual course from January to May designed to help bridge the gap between advances in biology and their application to major human diseases. The course includes presentation of patients, pathology, diagnosis, and therapy in the context of major disease problems and current research, primarily directed toward Ph.D. students, fellows, and staff. All are invited. For more information go to https://demystifyingmedicine.od.nih.gov/ Author: Yasmine Belkaid, PhD, NIAID, NIH and Warren Strober, MD, NIAID, NIH Permanent link: http://videocast.nih.gov/launch.asp?19474
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Companies Pursue Diagnostics that Mine the Microbiome
 
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Companies Pursue Diagnostics that Mine the Microbiome:screening, microbiology, inflammatory bowel disease, inflammation, diagnostics and bacteria. gut bacteria:https://youtu.be/j9KXGOQOd4A Companies Pursue Diagnostics that Mine the Microbiome Tests so far typically screen for risky patterns that may augment traditional types of clinical data. If we think of our bodies as walking, talking ecosystems, it stands to reason that microbial collections may change in response to the foods we eat and places we live. Similarly, disease-related shifts in the human environment are expected to influence our resident microbes, even if those microbes themselves don’t cause the changes. Investigators and investors are increasingly banking on the possibility that microbes finding safe harbor in human habitats may be useful for detecting disease—from acute infections to chronic inflammatory conditions. “It makes sense that the microbiome could be an indicator of lots of different things going on in the body,” said University of California, Davis, evolution and ecology researcher Jonathan Eisen, whose lab studies microbial contributions to ecosystem health. “The community of microbes is a pretty good readout of availability of carbon and nitrogen and activation of the immune system and oxygen levels and moisture levels and temperature. All of those things, pretty confidently, we know affect microbial communities,” he explained. From that point of view, it’s not all that big a leap to think that monitoring microbial community members, genes, or outputs—be they proteins or metabolites—could offer methods for measuring disease status or perhaps predicting individuals’ responses to specific treatments. A number of companies are working on developing tools to do just that. One intense focus on using gut microbes in diagnostics is to track inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) such as Crohn’s or ulcerative colitis, because the inflammation that marks those conditions may dramatically alter the types of microbes that survive and thrive in the large intestine. Past studies have unraveled some of the most telling gut microbiome features in IBD — and they go well beyond the presence or absence of specific bugs in the gut. Individuals with these and other maladies often have lower-than-usual gut microbe diversity and decreased levels of harmless, or “commensal,” microbes as well, providing the potential for multiple test outcomes to explore. San Francisco-based uBiome, for instance, offers a “SmartGut” test that involves targeted sequencing of a 16S ribosomal RNA bacterial barcode gene to measure microbial composition. That test is performed in a CLIA-certified and College of American Pathologists-accredited lab and reports on microbial patterns that have been linked to conditions ranging from IBD to type 2 diabetes to obesity. (Eisen recently stepped down the company’s scientific advisory board to avoid potential conflicts with another project he’s pursuing.) The firm’s website suggests the approach has high accuracy when it comes to profiling the gut microbes it targets—boasting 99 percent sensitivity for picking them up, on average, and 100 percent specificity for the targeted bugs. Where it gets trickier is translating such patterns into clinical clues. To that end, uBiome researchers published a recent PLOS ONE study aimed at defining the normal variability in the gut microbiome. Using a 16S rRNA sequencing strategy similar to that underlying the SmartGut test, they profiled stool samples from nearly 900 healthy individuals to track gut levels of 28 gut microbial species or genera, including five pathogens, 20 commensal organisms, and three species that are believed to be beneficial. They also outlined the associations documented between these microbes and 13 disease types. “The combinatorial information of which organisms are outside of the healthy range can be used by a physician to augment a treatment plan,” they wrote, noting that the test panel considered in the PLOS ONE paper “reports on some microorganisms that are not usually interrogated in the clinic but provide additional insight into the overall gut health of a patient in a clinical setting.”... According to the scientist. Thank you for watching! Don't forget to like this video, and subscribe for the next video. #researchsciences
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The Gut Microbiome in Health and Disease | Susan Tuddenham, M.D., M.P.H.
 
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Susan Tuddenham discusses the role of the intestinal microbiome in human health and disease. To learn more about this event and to access slides for this presentation please visit: http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/institute_basic_biomedical_sciences/news_events/2017_The_Frenemy_Within.html
Gut Microbiome A Cause for Obesity
 
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Eran Elinav, Weizmann Institute of Science: Host Microbiome Interactions in Health and Disease
 
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Lecture by Prof. Eran Elinav, Weizmann Institute of Science, about Host Microbiome Interactions in Health and Disease at the Kiel Life Science annual retreat in Schleswig, Germany, Nov. 16, 2017. Find out more: http://www.weizmann.ac.il/immunology/elinav/ More about the CRC 1182 "Origin and Function of Metaorganisms" in Kiel: http://www.metaorganism-research.com
A GUT REACTION TO HIV: How the gut microbiome influences progression to AIDS
 
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http://www.yourekascience.com/A_gut_reaction_to_HIV.html Progression to AIDS is potentially lethal to HIV infected patients. But what influences the development of AIDS from HIV infection? These scientists have an interesting answer to this question that involves the bacteria that live in your gut. Watch the video and learn something new about the role of our gut microbiome. To learn more about the scientists and their work, read the UCSF press release at http://www.ucsf.edu/news/2013/07/107341/intestinal-bacteria-may-fuel-inflammation-and-worsen-hiv-disease For more exciting science videos, visit Youreka Science: www.yourekascience.com Connect with us! Subscribe to this YouTube channel, Like us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/YourekaScience !! Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/YourekaScience !! Original article: Dysbiosis of the gut microbiota is associated with HIV disease progression and tryptophan catabolism. Vujkovic-Cvijin et al. Science Translational Medicine (2013). http://stm.sciencemag.org/content/5/193/193ra91
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This Is The Root of All Chronic Disease | Naveen Jain on Health Theory
 
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Naveen Jain, billionaire entrepreneur and CEO of Viome, joins Tom to discuss the microbiome, why all chronic disease starts in the gut, and how Viome can help you fix it. SHOW NOTES Making illness a choice [00:40] What is the microbiome? [01:32] Humans as ecosystems [05:31] Why there’s no such thing as a “healthy food” [07:14] What are the microbes actually doing? [08:52] Why we’re only 1% human [09:57] Your genes are not your destiny [11:24] How the effectiveness of your cancer treatment depends on your microbiome [12:56] Why addressing inflammation can get rid of chronic disease [15:00] How stress impacts your microbiome [16:11] Why inflammation manifests differently in different people [19:48] How symptoms and organisms both transfer with fecal transplants [21:56] Naveen's Dad’s cancer diagnosis [26:16] DNA vs. RNA [30:35] How Viome has helped Lisa’s gut health [33:25] How to repair your microbiome overtime [36:08] Why fad diets harm your microbiome [38:29] How dietary recommendations caused gut problems in the first place [40:19] Naveen’s surprising dietary recommendations [41:13] Do food sensitivities go away when you heal your gut? [42:37] What you can learn from a stool sample [45:46] Why Naveen started Viome [46:34] Where you can find Naveen and Viome online [47:51] The one change you need to make to change your life [48:43] DISCUSSED IN THIS EPISODE Viome: https://viome.com/ Naveen on Impact Theory: https://youtu.be/Y_itHlMwrFA FOLLOW NAVEEN Instagram: https://bit.ly/2D0Gqf9 Facebook: https://bit.ly/2BluAeT LinkedIn: https://bit.ly/2KbX0wC Twitter: https://bit.ly/2sI0SyZ Email: [email protected]
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Seminar: "Gut microbiota for health: lessons of a metagenomic scan" (Joël Doré, PhD))
 
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Watch the presentation on Slideshare: http://www.slideshare.net/VHIR/j-dore-vhir-19112013 VHIR seminar led by Joel Doré. Research Director. Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA). Jouy-en-Josas, France Abstract: The human intestinal tract harbours a complex microbial ecosystem which plays a key role in nutrition and health. Interactions between food constituents, microbes and the host organism derive from a long co-evolution that resulted in a mutualistic association. Current investigations into the human faecal metagenome are delivering an extensive gene repertoire representative of functional potentials of the human intestinal microbiota. The most redundant genomic traits of the human intestinal microbiota are identified and thereby its functional balance. These observation point towards the existence of enterotypes, i.e. microbiota sharing specific traits but yet independent of geographic origin, age, sex etc.. It also shows a unique segregation of the human population into individuals with low versus high gene-counts. In the end, it not only gives an unprecedented view of the intestinal microbiota, but it also significantly expands our ability to look for specificities of the microbiota associated with human diseases and to ultimately validate microbial signatures of prognostic and diagnostic value in immune mediated diseases.
MPG Primer: Gut Microbiome in health and disease (2018)
 
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This event was originally live streamed from the Broad Institute February 15th, 2018 MPG Primer Broad Institute Gut Microbiome in health and disease Hera Vlamakis Broad Institute The Primer on Medical and Population Genetics is a series of informal weekly discussions of basic genetics topics that relate to human populations and disease. Experts from across the Broad Institute community give in-depth introductions to the basic principles of complex trait genetics, including human genetic variation, genotyping, DNA sequencing methods, statistics, data analysis, and more. Videos of these sessions are made freely available for viewing here and are geared toward a wide audience that includes research technicians, graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and established investigators just entering the field. For more information, please visit: -Program in Medical Population Genetics (http://www.broadinstitute.org/node/224/) -Primer videos (http://www.broadinstitute.org/node/1339/) Copyright Broad Institute, 2018. All rights reserved.
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Which Foods Feed Healthy Gut Bacteria? (Prebiotic Foods)
 
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We know that healthy gut bacteria are critical to good health. So which foods feed the healthy bacteria in our gut? Fermentable Fiber: https://www.prebiotin.com/fermentable-fiber/ http://lpi.oregonstate.edu/mic/other-nutrients/fiber Sources of fiber: https://selfhacked.com/2016/05/07/health-benefits-butyrate-derivatives-sodium-butyrate-phenylbutyrate-trybutyrine-butyric-acid-butyrate-prodrugs-butyrate-producing-bacteria/ Sources of Pectin: http://www.livestrong.com/article/289067-list-of-foods-high-in-pectin/ Sources of Fructooligosaccharides: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fructooligosaccharide#cite_note-4 Effect of Potato Only Diet on Microbiome: http://vegetablepharm.blogspot.com/2015/06/this-is-your-gut-on-potatoes.html www.thefruitdoctor.com
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10 Signs and Symptoms  that You Have an Unhealthy Gut (leaky gut)
 
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10 Signs and Symptoms You Have an Unhealthy Gut. A properly functioning digestive system is essential for your overall health. The gastrointestinal tract is lined with bacteria that aid in performing many important functions good bacteria in your body. These good bacteria help in boosting immunity, producing the feel-good brain chemical serotonin, converting food into energy, and disposing of foreign substances and toxins from the body, to name a few. Most people are not even aware that something’s wrong with their gut bacteria, so the problem goes untreated. Knowing the signs of an unhealthy gut will help you identify and address the issue. Please note: The content provided below and probiotics elsewhere on this video is not intended nor should it be construed as providing professional medical or nutritional advice. Do not rely on information provided on this video for your health problems. instead, consult a qualified medical professional for advice. And here are 5 Common Signs of Cancer in Men that you should to know; 01:02 Digestive Issues. 02:05 Vitamin and Mineral Deficiencies. 03:09 Lack of Energy. 04:07 Inflammation Related to Autoimmune Diseases. 05:06 Skin Problems. 06:03 Onset of Diabetes. 07:02 Stubborn Weight. 08:01 Bad Breath. 09:08 Mood Issues. 10:01 Difficulty Sleeping. Bloating, gas, cleaning the gut diarrhea or irregular bowel movements are a clear sign of an imbalance in gut bacteria. As your gut bacteria work to digest and break down food, it’s normal for gases to be released in the process. But severe gas, bloating or burping can be due to an unbalanced digestive tract. Excessive gas can collect in the gastrointestinal tract due to poorly digested foods, which are fermented by bacteria in the large intestine where the gas is produced. Digestive discomforts may be especially severe after eating carbohydrate-rich meals. Acid reflux, inflammatory bowel disease, irritable bowel disease and colitis have all been linked to an imbalance in the gut’s microbiome. The primary role of gut health the digestive system is to break down the food you eat and supply nutrients to all of the body’s cells. These nutrients are used by the cells for growth, repair and energy. When the digestive process is insufficient due to an imbalance of gut bacteria, the body’s absorption of nutrients is impaired. Over time, this can cause nutritional deficiencies. Common deficiencies due to an unhealthy gut include inadequate levels of vitamins D, K, B12 and B7 as well as magnesium. Your doctor can help determine if you are deficient in any nutrients and whether it is likely due to an unhealthy gut or some other underlying condition. If you find it hard to make it leaky gut through the day even when you’ve had enough sleep and had a healthy meal, it may be a sign of an unhealthy gut. Metabolism is a complex process that requires the chemical breakdown of food for fuel, which is done by microbes in the intestines. An imbalance of gut bacteria can prevent your body from absorbing the nutrients it needs from foods, leaving you feeling tired all the time. Plus, it lets toxins pass through the intestinal walls into the digestive system, which in turn can affect your energy level. Moreover, unhealthy gut bacteria lead to an increase in certain inflammatory compounds called cytokines, which are directly associated with fatigue. Gut health is also connected to autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis, leaky gut syndrome Crohn’s disease and lupus. An imbalance of gut bacteria may trigger the autoimmune response that leads to inflammation in people with autoimmune diseases. A 2013 study published in eLife found that people with rheumatoid arthritis were much more likely to have a bug called Prevotella copri (P. copri) in their intestines as compared to people who did not have the disease. The study also showed that the presence of P. copri is linked to loss of healthy microbes in the gut. The loss of these microbes could contribute to other symptoms or related health conditions. Well, If you experience any of the following 5 Common Signs of Unhealthy Gut that I mentioned above, you should not ignore it. It’s important to tell your health care provider to have them checked by your doctor. So that the cause can be found and treated, if needed. Being proactive can lead to earlier treatment and a better outlook. Thank you for watching "5 Common Signs of Unhealthy Gut" Early Detection Could Save Your Life Longer. SUBSCRIBE for more videos here : https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCl2s_ywqhXm_YmJ1lVPDPtw?sub_confirmation=1 Contact : email : [email protected] Find Us On : Google Plus : https://plus.google.com/u/0/109115292982259471607 Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/Symptoms-Of-Disease-602529183258705/ Twitter : https://twitter.com/anisawe4?lang=en Blog : http://symptoms2017.blogspot.co.id/ Hope you feel better!
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How The Gut Microbiota Affects Our Health with Dr. Erica & Dr. Justin Sonnenburg
 
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Dr. Justin Sonnenburg is an associate professor of microbiology and immunology at Stanford and Dr. Erica Sonnenburg is a senior research scientist in the Sonnenburg lab where they the research many aspects the interaction between diet with the 100 trillion or so bacteria in the gut (specifically the colon) and how this impacts the health of the host (which in this case is a laboratory research mouse). In this episode we discuss the pivotal role fiber plays in fueling good bacteria in the gut to produce compounds that regulate the immune system including increasing the number of T regulatory cells, which are specialized types of immune cells that keep the immune system in check and prevent autoimmune responses, and how these compounds also increase other types of blood cells in the body in a process known as hematopoiesis. We also talk about how the lack of fiber in the typical American diet actually starves these good bacteria of their food. This has an effect not only on the immune system and autoimmune diseases but also results in the breakdown of the gut barrier, which leads to widespread inflammation and inflammatory diseases. Lastly, in this podcast, Dr. Erica Sonnenburg talks about how C-sections, have a negative effect on the infant’s gut due to the lack of exposure to bacteria present in the mother’s vaginal canal, and how the use of formula deprives the infant not only from the good bacteria present in Mom’s gut but also from special carbohydrates in breast milk that are good for the infant gut flora known as HMOs or human milk oligosaccharides. ▶︎ Get the show notes! https://www.foundmyfitness.com/episodes/the-sonnenburgs Links related to the Sonnenburgs: ▶︎ http://sonnenburglab.stanford.edu/ ▶︎ http://www.facebook.com/thegoodgut ▶︎http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1594206287/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=1594206287&linkCode=as2&tag=foun06-20&linkId=IOKAGDTRCL47XQN6 Links related to FoundMyFitness: ▶︎ Join my weekly newsletter: http://www.foundmyfitness.com/?sendme=nutrigenomics ▶︎ Crowdfund more videos: http://www.patreon.com/foundmyfitness ▶︎ Subscribe on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=foundmyfitness ▶︎ Subscribe to the podcast: http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/foundmyfitness/id818198322 ▶︎ Twitter: http://twitter.com/foundmyfitness ▶︎ Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/foundmyfitness ▶︎ Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/foundmyfitness
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AIFST Seminar Gut microbiota The impact of diet on gut microbiota and health
 
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Guest speakers: Professor Mike Gidley Mike has a very wide expertise ranging from cellulose structure, nutrition, digestion and microbiology. In February 2017, Mike presented to QLD AIFST members on nutrition and health focusing on caloric intake of food (composition), what a balanced diet is, the effect of food on gut microbial populations and what implications this has for maintaining good health. During this talk, Mike will be presenting of the areas of nutritional components that affect the microbiota (Resistant starch, dietary fibre including insoluble and soluble polysaccharides, and phytonutrients that pass into the large intestine). Dr Mark Turner Mark has extensive expertise is in microbiology (environmental microbiology or intestinal microbiology) that spans food safety and bacterial metabolism within the large intestine. Mark will be examining the impact metabolites produced by food components (secondary metabolites from food) have on the microbiota and their health implications. AIFST represents thousands of food industry professionals working in all facets of the food industry including food science, food technology, engineering, sensory, new product development, innovation, regulatory, QA, nutrition, microbiology and food safety, as well as those in leadership positions within the academic, industry and private sectors. More info on the event: https://qaafi.uq.edu.au/event/session/3985
Podcast #177 - Dr. Grace Liu: Fixing the Gut Microbiome with Resistant Starch and Probiotics
 
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Dr. Grace Liu is renowned for the information she publishes on the blog, Animal Pharm, under the name “Dr. BG”. She is a Food and Nutritional Scientist and Functional Medicine Practitioner with a doctorate in Pharmacology, and one of the most knowledgeable people on the hot button topics of resistant starch (RS) and its effects on the health of the gut microbiome. She uses her expertise in the pharmaceutical world to explore the various scientific, nutritional, and pharmacological ins and outs of optimal health. Why you should listen – Hal comes on Bulletproof Radio to discuss the difference between resistant starch and regular starch, how resistant starch works in the body, how to prioritize the different testing methods for determining gut health, and the things you can do to start fixing your gut immediately. Enjoy the show! For more info & to follow Dr. Grace: Dr. BG Animal Pharm Blog - http://drbganimalpharm.blogspot.com/ The Gut Guardians Podcast – Restore the Flora! - http://restoretheflora.com/podcast-2/ Twitter - @Gut_Goddess - https://twitter.com/Gut_Goddess Resources: The Definitive Guide to Resistant Starch (Mark’s Daily Apple) - http://www.marksdailyapple.com/the-definitive-guide-to-resistant-starch/ Gut bacteria’s fatty acid (butyrate) boosts immune system, reducing inflammation - http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/268786.php Glycemix Index (GI) - http://www.glycemicindex.com/about.php Starch polysaccharides in human nutrition (Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition) - http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22747080 FODMAPS (Chris Kresser) - http://chriskresser.com/fodmaps-could-common-foods-be-harming-your-digestive-health Intestinal Dysbiosis - http://altmedrev.com/publications/9/2/180.pdf Bacteroides - https://microbewiki.kenyon.edu/index.php/Bacteroides Conjugated linoleic acid for reducing fat mass (American Journal of Clinical Nutrition) - http://ajcn.nutrition.org/content/85/5/1203.full Intestinal microbiota in aged mice is modulated by dietary resistant starch (FEMS Microbiology Ecology) - http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22909308 uBiome - http://ubiome.com/ Genova 2200 GI Testing - https://www.gdx.net/core/interpretive-guides/GI-Effects-IG.pdf American Gut - http://humanfoodproject.com/americangut/ Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) - http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/gerd.html Efficacy of increased resistant starch consumption in human type 2 diabetes (Endocrine Connections) - http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24671124 Yacon syrup: beneficial effects on obesity and insulin resistance in humans (Clinical Nutrition) - http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19254816 Inulin - http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24969566 Fructooligosaccharides (Journal of Physiology and Biochemistry) - http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20119826 Prevotella - https://microbewiki.kenyon.edu/index.php/Prevotella Bifidobacterium - https://microbewiki.kenyon.edu/index.php/Bifidobacterium Oxalic Acid - http://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compound/oxalic_acid Trypsin inhibitors - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trypsin_inhibitor Cecum - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cecum Curcumin - http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17569205 AMP Kinase (AMPK) - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AMP-activated_protein_kinase Telomeres - http://www4.utsouthwestern.edu/cellbio/shay-wright/intro/facts/sw_facts.html Clostridia - http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK8219/ Betaine HCl - http://amzn.to/1u0mzQD Lactobacillus - http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginfo/natural/790.html Helicobacter Pylori (Mayo Clinic) - http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/h-pylori/basics/definition/con-20030903 Neurosciences NeuroScreen Essential Neurotransmitter Saliva Test - https://www.neurorelief.com/index.php?p=testDet&testID=238&TestPanelName=NeuroScreen Essential NutrEval FMV Urine Organic Acid Test - https://www.gdx.net/product/nutreval-fm-nutritional-test-blood-urine Akkermansia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Akkermansia_muciniphila Microflora in centenarians and young subjects (Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology) - http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22955365 Ox Bile - http://amzn.to/1yofh0s AOR Probiotic-3 - http://amzn.to/1vUySCd Align GI - http://amzn.to/1yxjZbd Garden of Life Primal Defense Ultra - http://amzn.to/1FUqHIA Prescript Assist - http://amzn.to/1FUqAfZ Bulletproof: Uncovering Resistant Starch with Dr. Grace Liu – Podcast #117 - http://bit.ly/1yodubZ Bulletproof Diet Book - http://www.orderbulletproofdietbook.com/ Is there such a thing as Bulletproof Resistant Starch? - http://bit.ly/1vUxu2x The Kale Shake is Awesome – So Upgrade It - http://bit.ly/1rqt2YG Donna Gates on Body Ecology – Podcast #122 - http://bit.ly/12IQl75
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The Role of the Gut Microbiome in Autism
 
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What role do antibiotics play in the development and treatment of autism spectrum disorder? Subscribe to Dr. Greger’s free nutrition newsletter at https://www.nutritionfacts.org/subscribe and get a free recipe from his new HOW NOT TO DIE COOKBOOK. (All proceeds Dr. Greger receives from his books, DVDs, and speaking directly support NutritionFacts.org). Sorry! Poop jokes—like poop itself—can be a little corny :) Here’s the link to the video I refer to: What’s Your Gut Microbiome Enterotype? (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/whats-your-gut-microbiome-enterotype/). But the more important one is How to Change your Enterotype (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/how-to-change-your-enterotype/). Tons of other videos on sprucing up your friendly flora, for example: • Prebiotics: Tending our Inner Garden (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/prebiotics-tending-our-inner-garden/) • What’s Your Gut Microbiome Enterotype? (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/whats-your-gut-microbiome-enterotype/) • Paleopoo: What We Can Learn from Fossilized Feces (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/paleopoo-what-we-can-learn-from-fossilized-feces/) • Gut Dysbiosis: Starving Our Microbial Self (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/gut-dysbiosis-starving-microbial-self/) For those interested in trying to prevent or treat autism (I completely respect not everyone is), you may want to check out my videos, such as: • Best Foods for Autism (http://nutritionfacts.org/video/Best-Foods-for-Autism) • Pros and Cons of Gluten-Free, Casein-Free Diets for Autism (http://nutritionfacts.org/video/Pros-and-Cons-of-Gluten-Free-Casein-Free-Diets-for-Autism) • The Role of Pesticides and Pollution in Autism (http://nutritionfacts.org/video/the-role-of-pesticides-and-pollution-in-autism) • Heavy Metal Urine Testing and Chelation for Autism (http://nutritionfacts.org/video/Heavy-Metal-Urine-testing-and-Chelation-for-Autism) Have a question about this video? Leave it in the comment section at http://nutritionfacts.org/video/the-role-of-the-gut-microbiome-in-autism and someone on the NutritionFacts.org team will try to answer it. Want to get a list of links to all the scientific sources used in this video? Click on Sources Cited at http://nutritionfacts.org/video/the-role-of-the-gut-microbiome-in-autism. You’ll also find a transcript and acknowledgments for the video, my blog and speaking tour schedule, and an easy way to search (by translated language even) through our videos spanning more than 2,000 health topics. If you’d rather watch these videos on YouTube, subscribe to my YouTube Channel here: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=nutritionfactsorg Thanks for watching. I hope you’ll join in the evidence-based nutrition revolution! -Michael Greger, MD FACLM Captions for this video are available in several languages. To find yours, click on the settings wheel on the lower-right of the video and then "Subtitles/CC." http://www.NutritionFacts.org • Subscribe: http://www.NutritionFacts.org/subscribe • Donate: http://www.NutritionFacts.org/donate • HOW NOT TO DIE: http://nutritionfacts.org/book • Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/NutritionFacts.org • Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/nutrition_facts • Instagram: http://instagram.com/nutrition_facts_org/ • Google+: https://plus.google.com/+NutritionfactsOrgMD • Podcast : http://nutritionfacts.org/audio/
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Medical Frontiers - Gut Flora Enhancing Immunity [1080p]
 
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The "gut flora", an ecosystem of bacteria and other microorganisms in the intestines, plays an important role in human health. Researchers say improving the balance of the gut flora can boost our immunity. In Japan, medical experts give premature babies bifidobacteria to strengthen their weak immune systems. Japanese hospitals give patients drinks rich in so-called "good" bacteria to fight infections after cancer surgery. We'll also share some exercises to keep the intestines in good shape.
Our Microbiome - Health Matters
 
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(Visit: http://www.uctv.tv/) Did you know that you have up to ten times as many microbial cells on your body as you have human cells? What are these tiny microbes doing and how did they find their way to you? Rob Knight, PhD joins our host David Granet, MD to discuss how these cells that make up our microbiome can impact everything from mood, weight, sleep patterns, allergies and more. Recorded on 04/17/2015. Series: "Health Matters" [6/2015] [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 29535]
BEST WAY TO QUICKLY REBUILD YOU GUT FLORA AFTER ANTIBIOTICS!!
 
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You do not have to have leaky gut and parasites forever. Cistus incanus/rockrose tea breaks up parasite and yeast biofilms while the right diet and probiotics, fermented food protocol can get you back the digestion and health you deserve! All the content found in my Channel, videos and website is created for informational purposes only. The content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition or to help you decide which treatment options best and safest for you!
Views: 121980 Montreal Healthy Girl
Sequencing influenza, CRISPR diagnostics, and an increase in tick and mosquito-born disease
 
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📄 Articles discussed on Microbial Minutes 05/07/18. Visit http://asm.org to stay current on the biggest microbiology news. Rosenberg R et al. Vital signs: trends in reported vectorborne disease cases – United States and territories, 2004 – 2016. MMWR 67(17). May 4 2018. https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/67/wr/mm6717e1.htm?s_cid=mm6717e1#contribAff • New York Times: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/01/health/ticks-mosquitoes-diseases.html?emc=edit_ca_20180502&nl=california-today&nlid=8196513920180502&te=1 • Davis Patch: https://patch.com/california/davis/s/geyp5/here-s-how-hard-increase-mosquito-borne-diseases-hitting-ca • Wired: https://www.wired.com/story/insect-borne-diseases-have-tripled-heres-why • Summertime, and the living is easily filled with ticks and mosquitos: https://www.asm.org/index.php/clinmicro-blog/item/6685-summertime-and-the-living-is-easily-filled-with-ticks-and-mosquitos • The bullseye rash of Lyme disease: investigating the cutaneous host-pathogen dynamics of erythema migrans: https://www.asm.org/index.php/general-science-blog/item/7250-going-skin-deep-investigating-the-cutaneous-host-pathogen-dynamics-of-erythema-migrans-the-bulls-eye-rash-of-lyme-disease Gootenberg JS et al. Multiplexed and portable nucleic acid detection platform with Cas13, Cas12a, and Csm6. Science 360(6387). April 27 2018. http://science.sciencemag.org/content/360/6387/439 Myhrvold C et al. Field-deployable viral diagnostics using CRISPR-Cas13. Science 360(6387). April 27 2018. http://science.sciencemag.org/content/360/6387/444 Chen JS et al. CRISPR-Cas12a target binding unleashes indiscriminate single-stranded DNase activity. Science 360(6387). April 27 2018. http://science.sciencemag.org/content/360/6387/436 • Science magazine commentary: http://www.sciencemagazinedigital.org/sciencemagazine/27_april_2018/MobilePagedReplica.action?sub_id=t1ogI6Z4oaeR&u1=40943061&pm=1&folio=381#pg29 • Science explainer video: https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/04/home-test-zika-crispr-may-make-it-possible • Nature News and Views: https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-04975-8 • TWIV 492: http://www.microbe.tv/twiv/twiv-492/ • The Verge: https://www.theverge.com/2018/4/26/17281724/mammoth-biosciences-crispr-diagnostic-tool-disease-detection Keller MW et al. Direct RNA sequencing of the complete influenza A virus genome. bioRxiv. April 20 2018. https://www.biorxiv.org/content/early/2018/04/20/300384 • Nature: https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-04908-5?WT.ec_id=NATURE-20180426 • Nature nanopore announcement: https://www.nature.com/news/nanopore-genome-sequencer-makes-its-debut-1.10051 Press Release: Ultra-safe cells resistant to natural viruses announced as first GP-write major project. EurekAlert! May 1 2018. https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-05/fhsc-ucr043018.php • Nature News: https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-05043-x • STAT News: https://www.statnews.com/2018/05/01/genome-writers-recoding-human-cells/ • Gizmodo: https://gizmodo.com/artificial-genome-scientists-want-to-build-human-cells-1825693446 • Newsweek: http://www.newsweek.com/dna-editing-gene-editing-virus-resistant-cell-culture-908721 • Virology Blog: http://www.virology.ws/2018/05/03/virus-proof-cells/ Donaldson GP et al. Gut microbiota utilize immunoglobulin A for mucosal colonization. Science May 3 2018. http://science.sciencemag.org/content/early/2018/05/02/science.aaq0926 Fadlallah J et al. Microbial ecology perturbation in human IgA deficiency. Science Translational Medicine 10(439). May 2 2018. http://immunology.sciencemag.org/content/3/23/eaat4037 • Science Immunology commentary: http://immunology.sciencemag.org/content/3/23/eaat4037 • Science commentary: https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/05/wrapping-itself-antibodies-bacterium-may-become-stable-beneficial-part-gut 👍 Subscribe to ASM's YouTube channel at https://goo.gl/mOVHlK 🔬 Learn more about the American Society for Microbiology at http://www.asm.org ✅ Become a member today at http://www.asmscience.org/join 📱 Interact with us on social at: Facebook Show your support and get updates on the latest microbial offerings and news from the ASM. http://www.facebook.com/asmfan ASM International Facebook Groups Join an ASM International Facebook Group and connect with microbiologists in your region. http://www.asm.org/index.php/programs/asm-international-facebook-groups Twitter Follow all the latest news from the Society. http://www.twitter.com/ASMicrobiology Instagram Outstanding images of your favorite viruses, fungi, bacteria and parasites http://www.instagram.com/asmicrobiology/
Gut, Microbiota & Thyroid Health with Dr. Michael Ruscio
 
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Dr. Michael Ruscio is a doctor, clinical researcher, author, and health enthusiast. Dr. Ruscio practices Functional Medicine and is currently performing 2 clinical trials in the treatment of digestive conditions. He is also writing a book on the microbiota. Dr. Ruscio gives smart, busy people who are suffering from symptoms of chronic illness simple steps to get better, and get on with life. ----- Join the discussion on the blog @ http://live.SmashTheFat.com/gut-microbiota-thyroid-health/ ----- Website, Blog & Podcast - http://DrRuscio.com Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/DrRuscio YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/MichaelRuscio Twitter - https://twitter.com/DrRuscio (re)FIND Health Event, London 17th Jan 2016 - https://www.re-findhealth.com/michael-ruscio ------ Just want the audio? Subscribe to our podcast @ http://www.SmashTheFat.com/iTunes or http://SmashTheFat.PodBean.com ----- Visit http://www.SmashTheFat.com/blog to get more FREE workouts, recipes, headlines and interviews with health and fitness experts from around the world... ...plus obtain and maintain a healthy lifestyle by reading Sam's book, Slimology @ http://www.SmashTheFat.com/Slimology :)
Views: 2059 Smash The Fat
2018 Demystifying Medicine: The microbiome in man, animals, and disease: where do we stand?
 
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2018 Demystifying Medicine: The microbiome in man, animals, and disease: where do we stand? Air date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018, 4:00:00 PM Category: Demystifying Medicine Runtime: 01:20:56 Description: The Demystifying Medicine Lecture Series is designed to help bridge the gap between advances in biology and their applications to major human diseases. The lectures include presentations of patients, pathology, diagnosis, and therapy in the context of major diseases and current research. All clinicians, trainees including fellows, medical students, Ph.D. students, and other healthcare and research professionals are welcome to attend. For more information go to https://demystifyingmedicine.od.nih.gov/ Author: Yasmine Belkaid, PhD, NIAID, NIH and Barbara Rehermann, MD, NIDDK, NIH Permanent link: https://videocast.nih.gov/launch.asp?23718
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#GMFH2016 Bernd Schnabl on the Gut Microbiota and Liver Diseases
 
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The 5th Gut Microbiota for Health Wold Summit was held in Miami, March 5th & 6th, 2016.
Optimizing Your Diet Based on Your Microbiome
 
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Microbiome testing is one of the newest innovations in the health and wellness field. Each and every one of us has a unique and diverse collection of microflora in our guts, meaning there is no “one-size-fits-all” approach to optimal health. I went LIVE on my Facebook page with Naveen Jain of Viome to talk all about microbiome testing and how to optimize your diet based on your personal gut flora. If you’re ready to optimize your diet based on your unique microbiome, just head to amymd.io/viome to order yours!
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Gut Bacteria, Inflammation & Drug Metabolism w/ Rodney Dietert, PhD
 
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Welcome to Episode #148 w/ Dr. Rodney Dietert, author of The Human Superorganism: How the Microbiome Is Revolutionizing the Pursuit of a Healthy Life. ➢ Rodney's New Book: http://amzn.to/29Krfv4 ➢ Interview Transcript: http://bit.ly/29E2FsN ➢ Connect with Dr. Dietert: http://www.rodneydietert.com -----------------------------------------Lets Connect-------------------------------------- ➢ Facebook https://www.facebook.com/MikeMutzelMS ➢ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/metabolic_mike --------------------------------------Key Takeaways---------------------------------- 04:48 Microbiome and Drugs 08:43 Mother Child Microbial Transfer 15:56 Family Size and Microbiome Diversity 19:41 Rebiosis Strategies 25:14 The Importance of Bacterial DNA 30:23 The Two ‘Keystone’ Bacterial Species 37:54 Baby’s Immune System Control
Views: 7447 High Intensity Health
Gut Bacteria, Cholesterol & Heart Disease w/ Dr. Mark Houston
 
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Access the show notes: http://highintensityhealth.com/drhouston 5:01 Advanced Lipid Testing: In the U.S., we tend to think that if we get lipids/fats under control, no one will have heart attacks. Measuring only blood cholesterol ignores other important risk factors. The methodologies that measures lipids are not done with advanced testing. Doctors perform the obsolete total quantity testing for HDL, LDL, cholesterol, and triglycerides; but particle size, particle number and, in some cases, the functionality of HDL, with reverse cholesterol transport. 6:35 Big LDLs and Small LDLs. It makes a difference: Heart disease and heart attack risk is driven by the number of LDL particles and the size of LDL particles. If LDL particles are small and in great number, they slip through the lining of the vascular system and cause inflammation, oxidative stress, and immune dysfunction. It creates a plaque formation with ruptures and causes a heart attack. Think of the lining of the vascular system as the net on a tennis court. A tennis ball won’t go through the net, but a golf ball will. The tennis ball is a large LDL and a golf ball is a small LDL. A lot of golf balls going through the net, begins the inflammatory process. Generally, the tennis ball, larger LDL is not a problem. 8:10 HDL is the Cleanup Crew: If you have a lot of golf balls on the wrong side of the net, you might be able to fill your wheelbarrow with them in one trip. If you only have a bucket, you might have to make multiple trips to pick up the golf balls. If your wheelbarrow has a flat tire or broken handle, you still won’t be able to remove very many golf balls. You want your HDLs to be big and you want them to function well. You want a lot of wheelbarrows and you want them operating optimally. 9:22 What Causes Dysfunctional HDL? It is most often caused by inflammation from any cause, but it could be from things like rheumatoid arthritis or chronic infection. Heavy metals could be the cause. Dysfunctional HDL can also be caused by poor micronutrient intake or poor macronutrient intake. When HDL is damaged, there is no oxidative defense, there is poor reverse cholesterol transport and there are none of the other activities that HDL does to prevent atherosclerosis. Basic lipid testing does not differentiate between adequately functioning HDL and poorly functioning HDL. Advanced lipid testing shows the various conditions and activities of HDL. 10:53 What Happens When Small LDL’s Get into Our Cardiovascular System? Small LDLs are more likely to be modified. Glucose can cause oxidation, inflammation, glycation, or acetylation of HDL. It is common in people who are diabetic or have insulin resistance, obesity, or metabolic syndrome. Small LDLs stick in the subendothelial layer and you cannot get them out. A type of white cell, called macrophages, moves into the layer below the endothelium because they love to eat small LDLs. They have no appetite control. They eat small LDLs until they burst. The mess literally ruptures into the subendothelial layer and even into the lumen, causing the area to clot, eventually creating a myocardial infarction/heart attack. 12:36 How Can We Stop the Golf Balls? There are 38 different mechanisms that you can use to interrupt the process of heart disease. Exercise and nutraceuticals are the keys. There is lycopene, from tomatoes and grapefruit, lipoic acid, N-acetylcysteine, resveratrol, berberine, red yeast rice, niacin, omega 3 fatty acids from cold water fish and many more. The Mediterranean diet with lots of extra virgin olive oil helps too. It is important to stay on a low carbohydrate diet. 15:06 Causes of Endothelial Dysfunction: Dr. Houston can list over 400 causes for ED. The top 5 that are typically talked about are blood pressure, lipid, diabetes, obesity and smoking. They cause insult to the endothelial lining, causing endothelial dysfunction. Dysfunction is related to inflammation, oxidative stress, immune dysfunction within the arteries, clotting and abnormal growth factors that make the arteries stiff and enlarges the heart, causing heart failure as well as heart attacks. 24:02 Poor Gut Health and Heart Disease: Gastrointestinal problems are directly linked to cardiovascular problems. You must clean up the diet and repair the gut to reduce metabolic endotoxemia after eating. This is actually low grade sepsis, producing a huge inflammatory response, oxidative stress, and immune dysfunction in the gut that is transported into the vascular system.
Views: 8140 High Intensity Health
IMNow Gut - Microbiome episode 24
 
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Did you know that your gut is host to ten's of trillions of micro-organisms which have a profound effect on your overall health, and even your emotions. This colony of bacteria is called your gut microbiota, and it can effect your ability to lose weight and can even lead to auto-immune disease. In this episode we'll visit with Dr. Todd LePine to discuss your gut microbiome, and what you should and should not do for overall gut health. Its an area of medical science that we are just now starting to understand, and we'll be covering it right here on Immortality Now.
Views: 1429 A4MPresents
Dan Littman (NYU / HHMI) 2: Shaping of Immune Responses by the Microbiota
 
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https://www.ibiology.org/immunology/th17 Th17 cells are important in our protective immune response to bacteria and fungi. They also can exist, however, in a pathogenic form that causes autoimmune disease. In his first lecture, Dan Littman discusses the opposing roles of Th17 cells. They protect mucosal surfaces from infection with bacteria and fungi, but they can also cause autoimmune inflammation. Using a mouse model of autoimmunity called experimental autoimmune encephalitis (EAE), Littman and his lab have shown that there are two types of Th17 cells. Non-pathogenic Th17 cells are induced by the microbiota and protect barrier surfaces, while pathogenic Th17 cells are induced by the presence of IL-23, likely the result of inflammation elsewhere in the body. Both types Th17 cells secrete the cytokines IL-17A, IL-17F and IL-22, however, pathogenic Th17 cells also secrete interferon gamma (IFNγ) which induces further inflammation and autoimmune disease. In the last 10 years, several classes of innate lymphoid cells have been found to share similar cytokine profiles to Th17 cells and these cells appear to be another important layer in protecting surfaces in the gut and lung from infection. In his second talk, Littman explains that different commensal microbes in our gut elicit different T cell responses - either pathogenic or non-pathogenic. His lab is beginning to identify the pathogens and decipher the pathways that determines the host T cell response. This research has important clinical relevance since a cancer patient’s microbiota may help determine their response to chemotherapy. Microbiota that induce non-pathogenic Th17 cells are protective against autoimmunity but may decrease anti-tumor immunity, while microbiota that contribute to autoimmunity may enhance anti-tumor T cell responses. Speaker Biography: Dan Littman is the Helen and Martin Kimmel Professor of Molecular Immunology in the Department of Pathology and a professor in the Department of Microbiology at the Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine of New York University School of Medicine. He is also an Investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Littman discovered the excitement of science while he was an undergraduate student at Princeton University. He went on to receive his M.D. and Ph.D. from Washington University in St. Louis. As post-doc in Richard Axel’s lab at Columbia University, Littman isolated the genes for CD8 and CD4, molecules involved in T lymphocyte development. Littman then joined the faculty of the University of California, San Francisco where he was one of the first scientists to recognize that HIV infects T helper cells by binding to CD4. Since 1995, Littman has been based at NYU. Littman’s lab has continued to study the development and differentiation of T lymphocytes. They are interested in understanding how a normal protective immune response differs from a pathogenic response such as that found in inflammation and autoimmune disease. Currently, they are also investigating the importance of the microbiome in influencing immunity. Littman is a member of the National Academy of Sciences and a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Science and the American Academy of Microbiology. His groundbreaking work has been recognized with many prizes including the 2004 New York City Mayor’s Award for Excellence in Science and Technology, the 2013 Ross Prize in Molecular Medicine, and the 2016 Vilcek Prize in Biomedical Science amongst others. Learn more about Littman’s research here: https://med.nyu.edu/skirball-lab/littmanlab/Home.html
Views: 880 iBiology
Unboxing Viome - Balance Your Gut Microbiome
 
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Discover what's happening inside your gut and get a personalized action plan to fix it. https://www.viome.com/ Use code "simulation" for $100 off your order ****** Simulation is rebirthing the public intellectual and inspiring YOU to build the future through our multidisciplinary daily show and live events series. ****** We are fan-funded thanks to the Patronage of people who find our content useful. Help us become sustainable and expand our content. https://www.patreon.com/simulationseries We now accept cryptocurrency! https://bit.ly/2N3mFcx Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/simulationshow Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/simulationseries Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/simulationseries/ ****** Here's our full list of thought-provoking questions: www.simulationseries.com/the-list Reach out to us! We'd love to hear from you and we're always looking for people to join our team, please email: [email protected]
Views: 353 Simulation
Could Autism Be Caused by Gut Microbes? | Dr. Emeran Mayer
 
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Part of the rise in autism is due to better diagnosis, but Dr. Emeran Mayer thinks it's something in our environment, and within us, that has played a role in causing this increase. Mayer's latest book is "The Mind-Gut Connection: How the Hidden Conversation Within Our Bodies Impacts Our Mood, Our Choices, and Our Overall Health" (https://goo.gl/vKFPZt). Read more at BigThink.com: http://bigthink.com/admin/video_ideas/emeran-mayer-on-autism-and-microbiome Follow Big Think here: YouTube: http://goo.gl/CPTsV5 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BigThinkdotcom Twitter: https://twitter.com/bigthink Transcript - Autism is both a devastating problem and it’s still a puzzle largely what causes or what has been causing the dramatic increase in the prevalence of this disease in the last 40 years or so. So it’s almost like an exponential increase. Part of that is really due to better diagnosis and the diagnostic criteria. But a lot of people think that something in our environment has played a role in causing this increase. And it’s worldwide. It’s not just in North America. It’s in Asia, it’s in Europe. So something environmental. The genes, the genetic risk factors for autism have obviously always been there but something else must have triggered it. So some people think it’s something in the diet and that is possible. It could also be something what we do to our gut microbes. So the use of antibiotics, the obsession with keeping things more and more sterile from the day we’re born, you know, throughout our lifetime. So people have thought about this as potentially a change in microbial composition, diversity inside of us are a cause of this. There’s many observations that link the brain and the gut in autism. Clinically the majority of autistic children have digestive problems – constipation, abdominal pain, discomfort. Part of that is most likely due to the diet, the unique diet that autistic children self-select for. Many things are excluded from the diet that we normally would like fiber, fermented foods. And so it’s very possible that that plays a role. And there are people that have thought about this why do kids select such a diet. It seems to have to do a lot with the texture of foods. So very unique disturbance in the sensitivity for the texture, not so much for the content. So things that are soft are much preferred over crunchy and chewy things. And then, you know, people have started to look at the microbial composition. So they looked at the gut microbes in fecal samples from patients with autism and have found abnormalities. Read Full Transcript Here: https://goo.gl/LUkNjo.
Views: 17869 Big Think