Public Area
Access Pro



Urinary tract infections: cranberries could act directly on the gut microbiota

Salicylate: this component, which is able to restore the composition of the gut microbiota by “depleting” the reservoir of bacteria that are harmful for the urinary tract, might be implicated in the mechanism by which cranberries prevent urinary tract infections.   Urinary tract infection...

Could we soon predict our risk of obesity with a simple urine test?

It may be possible to predict our risk of obesity or diabetes from the urinary metabolites in our intestinal microbiota, which could eventually lead to individually tailored diets.   Not everyone reacts the same when they go on a diet. Obesity and diabetes, which are strongly linked to in...
  1. 1