Aliens Inside Us

  • 2013
  • TV Show
  • None

The health benefits that come from foreign bacteria inside the human body are examined. The modern-day lifestyle, however, often prevents microbes from entering the body, which scientists believe has resulted in a variety of disorders. To learn just how out of whack the microbial imbalance has become in the Western world, biologist Maria Dominguez-Bello (more…)

The War on Microbes
02:56 — Antibiotics were invented to combat harmful bacteria - but in recent years, scientists have discovered that they are also affecting the good bacteria (more…)
The Microbes We're Made Of
00:25 — The human body hosts more than ten thousand different kinds of microbes. Most of these bacteria aren't harmful - in fact, many of them actually aid th (more…)
Where Microbes Still Thrive
03:16 — A team of scientists led by Maria Gloria Dominguez Bello trek into the Peruvian Amazon to study microbes in remote societies where modern antiseptics (more…)

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  • Premiered: May 4, 2013
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  • Premise: The health benefits that come from foreign bacteria inside the human body are examined. The modern-day lifestyle, however, often prevents microbes from entering the body, which scientists believe has resulted in a variety of disorders. To learn just how ou… (more)

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