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Day: February 6, 2017

Harmful Gut Bacteria Cause Hypertension

Bacteria living in the intestines might be causing hypertension, suggests a new study published in the journal Physiological Genomics. Our alimentary canal (the gut) contains innumerable species of bacteria, collectively called the gut microbiota. Normally, the latter assists us in the process of digestion. But, are they always harmless? Some of these microorganisms, more specifically

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