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New Health Survey of Indigenous Nepali People

Uncovers clues about the prevalence and determinants of non-communicable diseases and highlights how indigenous people are widely underrepresented in medicine and public health research.

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Hunter Gatherer’s Gut Bacteria Might Show History of Our Microbiome
Scientists find your gut is significantly different from hunter-gather communities and the difference starts to emerge as early as six months since birth.
Discover Magazine | June 14, 2022

Industrialization may rob babies of bacteria that digest breast milk
Babies in industrialized nations have fewer bacteria that efficiently digest breast milk, a study of infants in hunter-gatherer communities shows.
SCRIBD | June 13, 2022