Colon cancer researcher Cynthia Sears defines what the
microbiome is and how it contributes to disease, like heart,
cancer, weight/obesity and mental health. Also discussed is the
role of probiotics, yogurt, Kefir and fermented foods.
About the Podcast
Join physicians at Johns Hopkins Medicine for its women’s health podcast series, A Woman’s Journey: Insights That Matter, on the first Thursday of each month. Host Lillie Shockney, acclaimed humorist cancer survivor, and nurse, discusses Women and Heart Disease; Symptoms You Shouldn’t Ignore; Mindfulness; Sleep; The Microbiome; Advances in Breast Cancer Treatment; Brain Research; A-fib; Kidney Disease in Women of Color; and Memory with Johns Hopkins experts.
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