Artificial Sugars and gut microbiome

Last updated 19th Oct 2018 1 follower
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A pinboard by Linda May-Zhang (formerly Linda Zhang)

A Vanderbilt postdoc interested in gut science, bioactive compounds, and scientific communication.

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Artificial sugars are not so sweet for your gut microbiome.

Artificial sweeteners appeal to a lot of people as a magic bullet for weight loss, but – as researchers have found – they can cause havoc in the gut, making us susceptible to illnesses or craving f...