1. Work Cited (articles 1-4)

    Work Cited¬†(articles 1-4) 1. Nagler-Anderson C. Man the barrier! Strategic defences in the intestinal mucosa. Nature reviews Immunology. 2001;1(1):59-67. 2. Zhang YJ, Li S, Gan RY, Zhou T, Xu DP, Li HB. Impacts of gut bacteria on human health and diseases. International journal of molecular science…Read More

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  3. How Your Gastrointestinal System Keeps You Healthy

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  4. Dairy, Cortisol, Carbs And Sugar An Unlikely Food Pyramid

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