gut

Stress

Why Being Stressed All the Time Can Make You Sick

Early-life stress is especially concerning, according to recent research.
Adam Moeser
1.7.19
This Week in Science

When You Give An Octopus MDMA They Become Unusually Touchy-Feely

And other science headlines you don't want to miss.
Shayla Love
9.21.18
Health

This Is Why Running Doesn’t Always Get Rid of Stomach Fat

Even seasoned marathoners can still have the dreaded runner's paunch.
Markham Heid
6.6.18
body

The Results of the First American Gut Project Are In

In the largest citizen science experiment to date, more than 11,000 people sent poop samples to a San Diego lab.
Daniel McDonald
5.18.18
gut

Is Hypnosis Good for IBS Symptoms?

"We're going to calm your brain down, and we're going to calm your gut down.”
Shayla Love
5.4.18
Asking for a friend

Is Seltzer Bad for You?

You've probably heard sparkling water is acidic and can even cause tooth decay. Here's the truth about how bad all that carbonation really is for your body.
Michelle Malia
6.12.17
It's Science

Weed and Hot Peppers Show Potential for Soothing Your Gut

Mice were also effectively “cured” of type-1 diabetes.
Jesse Hicks
4.26.17
Transformations

The Science Behind Your Failed New Year's Diet

Gut bacteria gets the last word again.
Ashley P. Taylor
1.1.17
Health

Why Antibiotics Cause Diarrhea

A new study shows how antibiotics add nutrients to the gut, feeding pathogens.
Michael Byrne
6.15.16
junk food

Your 'Cheat Days' Could Ruin Your Entire Diet

Recent research suggests that substituting regular junk food consumption with weekend binges is just as unhealthy, at least as far as the gut is concerned.
Nick Rose
1.22.16
hunting

You've Got to Hunt for Your Own Steak in the Australian Outback

In the remote town of Roebourne, Australia (population 1,200), average temperatures are around 40° C/104° F. Becoming involved in the local food scene means being able to hunt and source kangaroo, snakes, Bush turkey, bat, and sea turtle.
Jessica Thompson
11.26.15
New York

This New Exhibition Is a Tour of the Human Body’s ‘Hidden Organ’

I, for one, welcome our bacterial overlords.
Becky Ferreira
11.5.15
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