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Chewing is good for the brain

The purpose of mastication is to grind up food and mix it with saliva to facilitate swallowing and digestion. Since the beginning of the last century, it is believed to also help control stress levels and improve brain performance. What therefore is the impact of a reduction in the capacity to masti...
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Could our personality be related to our microbiota?

Several studies carried out in humans described the influence of the intestinal microbiota on emotional behaviors through connexions between intestine and brain, although the underlying mechanisms are not yet fully understood. Could our microbiota shape our personality?   A Korean team tr...
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Cutaneous microbiota subject to radiation from mobile phones

The electromagnetic waves emitted by mobile phones may disrupt the skin’s microbial ecosystem, according to the results of a study published in the Journal of Microbiology.   Mobile phones and other electronic devices have invaded our everyday lives, to such an extent that we would be har...
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Mental health and gut microbiota, towards new therapeutic avenues?

For example, we are told that the gastrointestinal tract also has its own neural network called “enteric nervous system” which is connected to the brain through the vagus nerve. This axis makes bidirectional communication between the gut and the brain possible, each one influencing the other: our em...
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