Debates

When considering the role of probiotics in altering the gut microbiome, we have more questions than answers. While my colleague has dutifully pointed out the promise, I have outlined a few problems we would be irrational to ignore. We recently performed a survey of patients with celiac disease concerning the use of complementary and alternative […]

Debates

The microbiome is among the hottest topics in medical and scientific research. The National Institutes of Health and private foundations have invested hundreds of millions of dollars in research to define and characterize the human microbiome. In the next decade, billions more will be devoted to deciphering how microbes influence human health in a positive […]