GLI PSEUDO-TEST DIRETTI AL CONSUMATORE-PAZIENTE. E’ TEMPO DI MAGGIORE REGOLAMENTAZIONE. UNA IMPORTANTE NOTA DA “SCIENCE” SUI TEST PRODOTTI DA 31 COMPAGNIE!

The DTC microbiome testing industry needs more regulation Diane E. Hoffmann et al. Tests lack analytical and clinical validity, requiring more federal oversight to prevent consumer harm A growing body of research has suggested the potential for improving human health by better understanding the human microbiome. This research has led to the emergence of a…

GLI INIBITORI DELLA POMPA PROTONICA ALTERANO IL MICROBIOTA PROMUOVENDO LA TRASLOCAZIONE DI STREPTOCOCCO DALLA BOCCA. UNO STUDIO DI INTERVENTO. DA “GUT”

Proton pump inhibitors alter gut microbiota by promoting oral microbiota translocation: a prospective interventional study Xue Xiao et al. Abstract Background The mechanism by which proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) alter gut microbiota remains to be elucidated. We aimed to learn whether PPI induced gut microbiota alterations by promoting oral microbial translocation. Methods Healthy adult volunteers were randomly…

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Efficacy of Drugs Acting on Histamine-1 Receptors in Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Mais Khasawneh, Christopher J. Black, Alexander C. Ford This meta-analysis summarizes all evidence, to date, for the use of drugs acting on histamine-1 receptors in IBS. There appear to be benefits for these types of drugs for both global symptoms…

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Integrating Evidence to Guide Use of Biologics and Small Molecules for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Parambir S. Dulai  et al. Advances in science have led to the development of multiple biologics and small molecules for the treatment of inflammatory bowel diseases (IBDs). This growth in advanced medical therapies has been accompanied by an increase in methodological…