It’s Not You, It’s Them: The Bugs In Your Gut Control Your Food Cravings

The microbes in our gut signal the brain to decide what foods we should crave for

Tanvi Shinde, PhD
Sep 26, 2020 · 6 min read
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Food choices are a two-way street

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“We are what we eat,” but looks like “we are what our microbes eat”.

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The battle between the microbiota

How do they do this?

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Build a well-balanced, healthier microbiota to fight cravings

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. Biomedical Researcher interested in inflammation and microbiome for gut health and beyond . Published Academic author . Gut Health Evangelist . Mom . Reader .

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Outstanding stories objectively and diligently selected by 40+ senior editors on ILLUMINATION

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