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We owe our health to the vast city of microbes hidden inside our bodies.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 19, 2013, 11:01
Mice exposed to normal bacteria of the GI tract (gut microbes) in their early life develop resistance against autoimmune disease, according to new research.
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Triclosan - an antibacterial chemical found in toothpaste and other products – put children at an increased risk of developing allergies, a new study has warned.
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The concept of exposing infants to germs in order to build up immunity is known as the hygiene hypothesis.