Colon and Butyrate: The Colon Beyond Punctuation

Quite a lot of people do not like to share their space. It's understandable that some are uncomfortable when a conversation, as with a stranger, is carried on nose to nose. In Arab countries, it is…

Gut Health, Body Health

The large intestine is seldom the topic of conversation, with the possible exception of surgeons and gastroenterologists. Most “civilians” don’t pay attention to it until it isn’t working right. The…

Mighty Mitochondria… and Cardiolipin, Too

Suppose you were asked to name the most important part of your car? Of course, without an engine you’re not going anywhere. Without a transmission you’re not going anywhere, either. So, which is…

Blood-Brain Barrier – What Is It?

“Homeostasis” is not a topic commonly discussed at parties or at the dinner table. Nobody pays attention to it unless it’s severely out of order. That’s because few of us know what it is. Your body…