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Thinking With Your Gut: Can Bacteria Make You Smarter?

Rambo Tribble (1273454) writes | about 5 months ago

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Rambo Tribble (1273454) writes "John Cryan, a researcher at the University College Cork, explains the relationship between the bacteria in your gut and your intelligence. It seems the flora in your intestines can influence brain development as well as aspects of health and nutrition which affect such things as hormones and neurotransmitters.

Note: Please hold the George W. Bush jokes until after the break."

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Missing the mark (0)

Anonymous Coward | about 5 months ago | (#46305261)

I think you submitted an interesting story, but the bit at the end (re: George W. Bush) was both gratuitous and silly. Your submission would have been better without it.

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