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New Info Has Some Experts Believing The Human Gut Might Have Evolved

New Info Has Some Experts Believing The Human Gut Might Have Evolved

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New Info Has Some Experts Believing The Human Gut Might Have Evolved For A Vegetarian Diet

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Your gut is directly connected to your brain, by a newly discovered neuron circuit

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The role of the appendix has long been something of a mystery, but some experts now believe they've discovered its function.

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... or 100,000 sandpipers, genetic diversity "is about the same," Mark Stoeckle from the Rockefeller University in New York told AFP. Who would have ...

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The tree of life as depicted by Ernst Haeckel in The Evolution of Man (1879) illustrates the 19th-century view of evolution as a progressive process leading ...

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Fruit foraging in primates may be key to large brain evolution

The vaunted human capacity for reason may have more to do with winning arguments than with thinking straight.

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Going through the comments of some of my recent posts, I noticed the frequently stated notion that eating meat was an essential step in human evolution.

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To treat stubborn gut bacterial infections caused by Clostridium difficile, some patients have performed their own fecal microbial transplants.

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What do trends indicate?

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So instead of arranging themselves in a net shape, the flatworm's nervous system all revolved around a central highway of messenger nerves that would pass ...

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Digital life is augmenting human capacities and disrupting eons-old human activities. Code-driven systems have spread to more than half of the world's ...

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Germs in Your Gut Are Talking to Your Brain. Scientists Want to Know What They're Saying. - The New York Times

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New services that sequence the bacteria in your digestive tract can provide only limited information for now.

Brain health may start in the gut

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What appeared to be a random infant was actually the early version of the neocortex, and though he didn't say much at first, as evolution gave rise to ...

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Throughout the human lineage, both the gut and the brain have been composed of metabolically