1. Fecal Microbiota Transplantation for Crohn’s Disease

    This involves transferring fresh microbial flora from a healthy person’s stool to the gut of a patient with imbalance of gut flora and the process is popularly called Fecal Microbiota Transplantation (FMT). This process was proved to be successful in 90-98% of patients suffering from Clostridium d…Read More

  2. What Asthma and GERD Have in Common

    It is a very common finding that many patients complaining of asthma also suffer from Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease. The two conditions are totally different yet there might be some thin association. First we will see each of them separately followed by a discussion on the gut-lung connection. As…Read More

  3. Probiotics 101

    The microorganisms in our body outnumber our body’s cells by 10 to 1, and most of them inhabit our gut. There is however no need to fear, most bacteria are fairly nontoxic. Having the correct bacteria has even been linked to abundant health benefits like weight loss, better digestion, improved imm…Read More