This edition of our newsletter begins with a new article by Dr Elena Verdú and Heather Galipeau about how fecal bacterial protease activity may indicate progression to ulcerative colitis.
Next up, a new study shows that the gut microbiota of irritable bowel syndrome patients may respond differently to diet or probiotics compared with that of healthy individuals. You will also come across a new meta-analysis that concludes that it is too early to recommend probiotics, prebiotics or fermented food interventions for improving cognitive outcomes.
Finally, a new article addresses the effects glyphosate may have on the gut microbiome, according to recent laboratory and animal studies that have shown both the potential direct toxicity of glyphosate and its indirect detrimental effects on the gut microbiome.
The GMFH publishing team