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Can probiotics help with depression? New research suggests a link

Jul 06, 2020 - CNN

A gut-wrenching experience. Butterflies in your stomach.

Many of us instinctively feel the connection between our gut and our brain. That connection and how the range of bacteria residing in our digestive tract -- our microbiome -- might help treat mental illness has become a field of interest for scientists in recent years.

A new review of medical literature has suggested that probiotics -- foods or supplements containing microbes thought to exert a positive influence on our gut -- ...