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Submission + - Gut Bacteria Exert Mind Control (

sciencehabit writes: Hundreds of species of bacteria call the human gut their home. This gut "microbiome" influences our physiology and health in ways that scientists are only beginning to understand. Now, a new study suggests that gut bacteria can even mess with the mind, altering brain chemistry and changing mood and behavior.
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Gut Bacteria Exert Mind Control

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