Does Altered Gut Microbiota Cause Obesity and Diabetes?

Good science starts with careful observation and the formation of hypotheses which are then tested. When we observe various phenomena, we often find things that tend to occur together. This is called correlation. Our temptation is to assume that things which naturally...

Gut Bacteria and Obesity: What’s the Connection?

Traditional thinking has long ignored established science and insisted that obesity is simply caused by eating more calories than one burns over time. It is therefore a problem of gluttony or laziness or both combined. One must simply eat less or exercise more and...