The Human Superorganism

The Human Superorganism

How the Microbiome Is Revolutionizing the Pursuit of A Healthy Life

Book - 2016
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"The award-winning immunogenetics researcher and co-author of Immunotoxicity outlines a new biological paradigm about the origins of such non-communicable diseases as asthma, autism and cancer, arguing in favor of ancient-world dietary practices and protective measures against unsafe chemicals,"--NoveList.
Publisher: New York, New York : Dutton, [2016]
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781101983904
1101983906
Branch Call Number: 613 DIETE
Characteristics: viii, 341 pages ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Human super-organism

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JLMason
Sep 04, 2016

The author makes the science accessible and it's a good overview of what is known today about our microbiome, but it's still too soon in this field for anything definitive to be written. The recommendation near the end to "seed a baby's microbiome" with the mother's flora is probably the most important point in the book.

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StarGladiator
Jul 21, 2016

Fantastic book! Reading this book, you will not only have contact with a highly superior mind [the depth and breadth of this author/scientist's writing is quite something], but become beyond current with regard to science of the human today!

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