The Story Beyond the Stool Sample

If you’re puzzled by plethora of information and advertisements about the microbiome, good bacteria, bad bacteria, probiotics and prebiotics, you aren’t alone. This talk answered some common questions about the human microbiome, including: “What even is the human microbiome anyway? Spoiler Alert: it’s more than just bacteria in your poop! How do you measure the microbiome? Are my microbes unique to me? How many microbes are living in and on me and how did they get there? What are these microbes doing for me and why does it matter?