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Gut the inside story of our body's most under-rated organ

eBook (05 Jul 2015) | English | EPub format

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Synopsis

The key to living a happier, healthier life is inside us.

Our gut is almost as important to us as our brain or our heart, yet we know very little about how it works. In Gut, Giulia Enders shows that rather than the utilitarian and—let's be honest—somewhat embarrassing body part we imagine it to be, it is one of the most complex, important, and even miraculous parts of our anatomy. And scientists are only just discovering quite how much it has to offer; new research shows that gut bacteria can play a role in everything from obesity and allergies to Alzheimer's.

Beginning with the personal experience of illness that inspired her research, and going on to explain everything from the basics of nutrient absorption to the latest science linking bowel bacteria with depression, Enders has written an entertaining, informative health handbook. Gut definitely shows that we can all benefit from getting to know the wondrous world of our inner...

Book information

ISBN: 9781925113785
Publisher: Scribe Publications Pty Ltd
Imprint: Scribe
Pub date:
DEWEY: 612.33
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 1 online resource (262 )
Weight: -1g