A large-scale international study uses metagenomics and blood analysis to uncover gut microbes associated with the risks for common illnesses such as diabetes, obesity, and heart disease.
Jan. 11, 2021 • ~5 min
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“The Game Changers” brought a panel of athletes and experts to tout the benefits of a plant-based diet to Harvard.
Feb. 13, 2020 • ~8 min
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A new meta-analysis shows that people who follow predominantly plant-based diets with greater adherence have a 23 percent lower risk of developing Type 2 diabetes than those who follow these diets with lower adherence.
July 22, 2019 • ~3 min
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