Thursday, February 05, 2015

The lesson: be careful with your choice of feces

Rapid and unexpected weight gain after fecal transplant: A woman successfully treated for a recurrent Clostridium difficile infection with stool from an overweight donor rapidly gained weight herself afterwards, becoming obese, according to a case report published in the new journal Open Forum Infectious Diseases.
Got to make sure you stick to "skinny" gut bacteria...

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