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Submission + - Western Lifestyle Disturbing Key Bacterial Balance (

mha writes: "Trillions of bacteria living in and on the human body play a vital role in preserving health. But C-section births, antibiotics and excessive hygiene have been disturbing our microbial balance and possibly contributing to intestinal ailments, obesity, allergies and autism.


Nothing new (to those reading about such topics more or less regularly), but a nice article anyway — a nice introduction for the rest (the majority)."

"Spock, did you see the looks on their faces?" "Yes, Captain, a sort of vacant contentment."