August 29, 2011
Study shows they call it intestinal fortitude for a reasonTopics: Health Issues
A new study shows the right kind of bacteria in your gut can literally change your mind -- reducing anxiety in stressful situations:
Hundreds of species of bacteria call the human gut their home. This gut "microbiome" influences our physiology and health in ways that scientists are only beginning to understand. Now, a new study suggests that gut bacteria can even mess with the mind, altering brain chemistry and changing mood and behavior.More here.
Sounds like another good reason to take probiotics.
(H/t - Stewart Baker)
Posted by Hyscience at August 29, 2011 9:23 PM
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