Tag: bacteria

How to Get Rid of a UTI (Plus, a DIY Bladder Soothe Recipe!)

Hi, I’m Jordan Rubin and this is Ancient Medicine Today, brought to you by draxe.com. Ancient Medicine Today is here to teach you how to use food as medicine. And speaking of medicine, the topic today is going to help you out a great deal. We’re going to talk about the urinary tract, more specifically,…


Is the Secret to Superhuman Performance in Your Gut? | The Swim

Long-distance swimmer Ben Lecomte and the crew of Seeker are on a mission to bring attention to changing ocean ecosystems. But along the way, Ben’s internal ecosystem will change too, presenting scientists with a unique opportunity to show just how much our environment affects the millions of microbes swimming within us. JARRAD: The human microbiome…


Insights 2017 | Christian Deters | Activo NoDys | EW Nutrition

My name is Christian Deters, I am 51 years old. Here we are in Lohne, South Oldenburg, a region in the northern part of Germany. We manage a pig production farm at different places. At the moment we produce around 3.000 pigs for slaughter per week. This part of the farm here in Lohne has…


Flashback Friday: Prebiotics: Tending Our Inner Garden

“Prebiotics: Tending Our Inner Garden” The total surface area of our gut is maybe 3,000 square feet, counting all the little folds, larger than a tennis court, yet only a single layer of cells separates our inner core from the outer chaos. The primary fuel that keeps this critical cell layer alive is a short-chain…


40 Year Vegan Dies of a Heart Attack! Why? The Omega-3 and B12 Myth with Dr. Michael Greger

January of last year Dave Thomas founder and spokesperson of Wendy’s hamburger fast food chain died he was 69 years old you know the average life expectancy in the United States is 77 Wendy spokespersons however denied any relationship between the bacon double cheeseburgers another fast food fare he hawked on television and his earlier…


Should Vegans Take B12 Supplements?

I’m Mic and today: should vegan supplement with B12 in the modern sterilized world? Yes, vegans are at a greater risk of getting a B12 deficiency than the rest of the population. So they absolutely should take B12 supplements. It is cheapass insurance, but in no way is this a fundamental flaw of the vegan…


How Bacteria Rule Over Your Body – The Microbiome

Microbes are everywhere, on your phone, in your water bottle, on your hands before you wash them, on your hands after you wash them, and literally everywhere else on top of you too. Microbes are omnipresent at any moment, and there is nothing we can do about it So, millions of years ago we made…


Microbiome We Are What They Eat

[Music] good bacteria those that live in symbiosis with us are nourished by fruits and veggies grains and beans whereas dysbiosis bad bacteria that may contribute to disease are fed by meat junk food and fast food seafood dairy and eggs typical Western diets can decimate our good gut flora we live with trillions of…


Plant vs. Cow Calcium

“Plant vs. Cow Calcium” So we’ve gone over the overall healthfulness of eggs and meat. What about dairy? Overall—harmful, harmless, or helpful? Overall—harmful. The #1 source of calcium in the American diet is dairy products. The #1 source of artery-clogging saturated fat is also dairy products; one of the top allergens in the U.S. food…


How the food you eat affects your gut – Shilpa Ravella

Trillions of bacteria, viruses, and fungi live on or inside of us, and maintaining a good, balanced relationship with them is to our advantage. Together, they form the gut microbiome, a rich ecosystem that performs a variety of functions in our bodies. The bacteria in our guts can break down food the body can’t digest,…