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The latest probiotic drink: a baby poo smoothie

It’s healthy, it’s organic, it already comes at a smoothie-like consistency — and it uses a resource that we would otherwise just throw away. What’s not to like about the latest promising probiotic supplement?  Well, there’s the fact that it comes out of a baby’s bottom.  Scientists have created a health “cocktail” made from scouring the nappies of infants and then culturing the bacteria they find within.  Read more...



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