Iron Gap*

Iron Gap*

As anyone who has ever watched a science fiction movie knows, even our best actions can have unintended consequences. The world of child health is rife with examples, such as how lifesaving antibiotics have led to the evolution of antibiotic-resistant infections. When...
A very big, very small revolution in babies’ health

A very big, very small revolution in babies’ health

The fourth revolution, however, is just starting, and it has to do with how we interact with the trillions of microorganisms that live within us and help keep us healthy. It turns out that our bodies contain 3 times as many bacterial cells as human ones! These bacteria, along with fungi, viruses, and other types of microorganisms help digest our food, strengthen our immune systems, and compete with pathogens for space and nutrients. That’s why I was so excited to partner with Evivo to help parents understand how they are on the forefront of this revolution.