Writing Exercise #15

An area that I would like to further research on is the connection between gut microbiota and mental health illnesses, specifically depression. This is a topic of interest to me because depression is a mental disease that is very hard to create one treatment for. Mental health is affected by so many factors that it… Continue reading Writing Exercise #15

Writing Exercise #14

Human non-infectious diseases that are influenced by microorganisms include a wide spectrum. The gut-brain connection is strong and includes a lot of different interconnected factors. Some that I can think of include irritable bowel syndrome, Crohn’s disease, mental health illnesses such as anxiety or depression. In comparison to my first exercise that I completed, this… Continue reading Writing Exercise #14