Our Microbiome

Phones carry bacterial ‘fingerprint’
(This is why I read the BBC)

You know, we hominids carry around 2-3 pounds of bacteria all the time!   1/3 of feces is bacteria and fungal flora.   In cows, bacteria and fungi consume the plant matter cows eat, and then the cows actually digest those bacteria and fungi for nourishment!

Furthermore, they’re beginning to find that a strong possible cause of Cron’s Disease, Inflammatory Bowel Syndrome, some obesities, constipations, et al, are likely caused by an imbalance of the good and bad flora in our digestive tracts.   This can easily be caused by a regimen of strong antibiotics, not enough water, and so on.