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Scientists think there may be a link between what’s in your gut and what’s in your head, suggesting that bacteria may play a role in disorders such as anxiety, schizophrenia and autism. Dr. James Greenblatt, a Boston-area psychiatrist, had a puzzling case: a teenager arrived in his office with severe obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD), as well …

Findings of research on mice could mean re-colonising obese people’s guts with healthy, lean-triggering bacteria could help them lose weight Bacteria growing naturally in the human gut could be playing a decisive role in determining whether someone becomes overweight or obese Rex Features Bacteria growing naturally in the human gut could be playing a decisive …