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Gut Microbes & Cortisol

Gut Microbes & Cortisol

Cortisol is the stress hormone and a big part of the gut-brain relationship! Gut microbes have been in the news a lot lately. Recent studies show they can influence human health, behavior, and certain neurological disorders such as autism. Just how do they communicate with the brain? Results from a new University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign study suggest a pathway of communication between certain gut bacteria and brain metabolites by way of a compound in the blood known as cortisol. Unexpectedly, the findings provide a potential mechanism to explain the characteristics of autism. The ingredients in Brain-Bean can help lower cortisol levels while...

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Curcumin Improves Bone Density

People are really starting to notice and understand the benefits of using curcumin. Whole Foods Magazine recently published an article about an Italian study showing that curcumin can help improve bone density. The Study Was Comprised Of 57 Healthy Subjects Inflicted With A Bone Mass Condition That Had Been Randomized Into Two Different Groups Where The Subjects Ages And Gender Were Similar. The Experimental Period Lasted 6 Months And During That Time The Control Group Was Controlling Their Bone Density With Standard Management (SM) While The Supplement Group Added A 1 G Of The Curcumin-Based Oral Supplement Daily Along With The...

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