Bacteria

Researchers Have Linked Eating Beef Jerky to Bipolar Mania

Because it’s 2018 and there are no more nice things.<p>Scientists, seemingly determined to prove that every delicious food or beverage is a killer in …

Jerky

Mondelez Recalls Ritz Crackers on Salmonella Concern

No complaints of illness reported to the company, which regards the recall as ‘a precaution’<p>Mondelez International Inc. is recalling some Ritz crackers made with an ingredient that could have salmonella bacteria.<p>Mondelez said the supplier of whey powder for its crackers recalled the ingredients due …

Salmonella

Vegetarian diet helps keep Indian gut healthy: Study | health

The primarily vegetarian diet of rural Indians might be keeping their gut healthy and populated with good bacteria, a recent study has …

Microbiology

TEDxSanDiegoSalon | TED

Scientists from inside the laboratory to the outside world of applied biology will reveal the latest findings, insights and discoveries related to …

La Jolla

Superbugs Win Another Round as Big Pharma Leaves Antibiotics – Bloomberg

Superbugs Win Another Round as Big Pharma Leaves Antibiotics<p>Superbugs Win Another Round as Big Pharma Leaves Antibiotics<p>Superbugs Win Another Round …

Pharma

A peek into gut of Indians throws up surprises

<b>New Delhi:</b> Millions of microorganisms that live inside human gut play a critical role not just in metabolism of food but in overall health. The type …

Microbiology

Antibiotic-induced microbiome depletion alters metabolic homeostasis by affecting gut signaling and colonic metabolism

Article |<p>Open | Published: 20 July 2018<p>Amir Zarrinpar ORCID: orcid.org/0000-0001-6423-5982,<br>• Amandine Chaix ORCID: …

Google Scholar

There May Be A Link Between Your Gut Health & Your Baby's Risk Of Autism

In recent years, science has begun shedding more light on the importance of a healthy microbiome — aka the microscopic organisms and bacteria that …

Autism

Some People Shouldn't Be Eating High-Protein. Are You One of Them?

<i>This article was created by Viome, the most comprehensive gut microbiome test on the market.</i><p>First it was fat-free. Then it was low-carb. And now? …

Nutrition

How scientists are developing new weapons against antibiotic-resistant bacteria

It's frustrating enough when progress in medicine plods along slowly, but downright alarming when it starts to backslide. Bacterial infections were …

Microbiology

You Can Test Your Gut Bacteria Via Post Now But Experts Aren’t Sure If It’s Actually Useful

They might not be worth the price tag.<p>Terry Woodcroft is a 66-year-old software engineer who has suffered from a host of different medical issues for as long as she can remember.<p>Terry has experienced inflammatory skin problems and inner-ear issues that left her dizzy and nauseous for long periods, …

Microbiome

State building's cooling towers disinfected after legionella bacteria found

SPRINGFIELD — Officials say cooling towers at an office building at the Illinois State Capitol complex are being disinfected after a marginal amount …

Chicago

Shubie Beach closed to swimming

The Halifax Regional Municipality is advising residents that Shubie Beach is closed to swimming until further notice due to high bacteria levels in …

Halifax

Dade Beaches Continue Through Hot Weekend

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A Swim Advisory remains in effect for three Miami-Dade beaches all weekend long.<p>Beachgoers …

Beaches

6 Things You Should Know Today (July 20, 2018)

Half of the coral in the reef has died off in the past two years due to bleaching events, and a new study finds that the remaining coral has lost its …

Wellness

S2E29 // The Microbiome, Gut-Brain Axis & How To Build A Healthy Gut w/ Miguel Mateas PhD(c)

Microbiome

Termites are nature’s most amazing skyscraper engineers

Their towers even have central air.<p>The Namibian savanna is dotted with 13-foot-tall towers of sandy soil. Built by termites just a fifth of an inch long, these mounds aren’t only structural feats—they’re a biological extension of the 1.5-million-bug colony inside. Though researchers are still …

Animals

Flesh-eating bacteria kills one, infects 9 in Virginia

CLOSE<p>An infectious disease expert answers the questions many of us have about flesh-eating bacteria.<p>Virginia health officials are warning people of …

Immune System

Anglerfish and their headlamp bacteria have a crazy relationship

Researchers have sequenced and analyzed the genomes of the glowing bacteria living in the bulbs that hang off the heads of anglerfish.<p>The anglerfish …

Biology

Houseplants as home health monitors

For eons, houses and indoor plants have gone together: the first a necessity, and the second an aesthetic feature. Along with pets and humans, …

Built Environment

Garden tips: Time to start planning your winter garden

No surprise to anyone, but we are heading into the hottest days of the year. The best thing you can do for your garden and landscape is to make sure …

Gardening

Staph Infection Uncovered: What It Is and How To Avoid It

Right now at this very second, you’re living in close quarters with bacteria that can cause serious damage to your skin or give you an aching fever. …

Microbiology

Florida man dies after eating oysters with flesh-eating bacteria: report | NOLA.com

A Florida man, 71, died after eating raw oysters contaminated with the flesh-eating bacteria vibrio vulnificus, AL.com reported Thursday (July …

Florida

Man dies from eating flesh-eating bacteria on oysters

SARASOTA, Florida -- A 71-year-old man has died after contracting a bacterial infection from a bad oyster he ate at a Sarasota-area restaurant last …

Florida

How Long Can Food Be Left Out?

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO)</b> — It’s the time of year for picnics, outdoor wedding and camping trips – which means lots of food outside.<p>So, Susan from St. Paul …

E.coli

FEMS Microbiology Reviews

Members of the ‘<i>B. subtilis</i> group’ include some of the most commercially important bacteria<i>,</i> used for the production of a wide range of industrial …

Oxford University Press

Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile in St. Louis County

The St. Louis County Health Department is urging residents to take steps to prevent mosquitoes from multiplying after some have tested positive for …

Mosquitoes

Another NYPD cop sues over Legionnaires’ disease

A second NYPD cop is suing the city after contracting Legionnaires’ disease at the East Harlem station house where he worked.<p>Officer Clarck Desire …

Water

Obesity and stress are related to your dad’s climate and your mom’s bacteria, new research suggests | NOLA.com

Your dad's climate<p>How sperm passes climate information along<p>Taking the temperature of Louisiana<p>Your mom’s bacteria

Sperm

UBC researchers explore use of nanotechnology to predict risk of opioid addiction

Nanotechnology could help detect whether a person is at a higher risk of becoming addicted to opioid painkillers, according to a research team that …

Nanotech