Tag Archives: Microbe

A Gut Feeling

You may have heard this potentially horrifying fact before: there are more microbes in your gut than there are cells in your body. That’s over 100 trillion bacteria, all primarily within your colon.[1] If we were to consider every microbial being on your body right now- your roughly 37 trillion human cells would be outnumbered 10 to 1.[2] That’s great (read: terrifying)

Read more