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Dysbiotic gut bacteria have an impact on paracetamol and other drugs' safety lending credence to the clinical relevance of conducting Liver Detoxification Profiles in patients.

Jan 22, 16

What are the most vital nutrients needed when supplementing in pregnancy and why?

Jan 21, 16

Magnesium comes in a variety of forms - knowing which one to apply clinically will mean the difference between a mediocre outcome and a meaningful one!

Jan 12, 16

One in six Australian couples find it difficult to have a baby. The problem can lie with the female (40% of all cases), male (40%), or both partners (10%). In 10% of cases, the cause is unknown. Here, we take a closer look at factors that can affect female fertility, and how they might be resolved. 


Jan 08, 16
DHA Clever Kids

Docohexaenoic acid (DHA) is important for development of the central nervous system in mammals. There is a growth spurt in the human brain during the last trimester of pregnancy and the first postnatal months, with a large increase in the cerebral content of DHA.

Dec 31, 15

Bacteria communicate electrically, just like brain neurons with long-range signalling capacity, according to a recent study.

Dec 25, 15

For the first time, researchers have shown in an experimental model that commensal bacteria may affect hunger and satiety through their influence on gut-brain signals and activation of appetite-regulated brain neurons.

Dec 22, 15

With the growing focus on the human microbiome there has been a profound shift in our understanding of the role of the gut in health and disease.

Dec 21, 15