The Spectator

POSTED BY Timspector | Feb, 22, 2016 |

What’s bugging you now? The amazing potential of our bodies’ own bacteria

This is a murky story of vast armies standing guard over myriad territories, of battles fought in deep, dark crevasses, of warriors competing on your behalf yet without your awareness for your very existence. It’s the story of the human microbiota; the legions of friendly and sometimes not so friendly bacteria and other microbes that we all carry in and on our bodies. Access the full article here