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The Microbiome: What You Need to Know

Micro-what?  As Dr. Shawna Darou, Naturopathic Doctor, explains, the microbiome is the “more than 100 trillion microorganisms that live in the digestive tract, mouth, nose, throat, lungs, skin and urogenital tract”.  If you’ve been hearing a lot of talk about the microbiome lately, it’s for good reason: Having the right balance in your microbiome is essential for good health.

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