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How the Western Diet Is Wreaking Havoc on Our Guts

Experts say a range of factors — including how we eat — may explain the rise of IBD and other gut disorders

Gut health in America is poor and seems to be getting worse. According to a 2020 study led by researchers at the University of North Carolina, roughly one in…

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Markham Heid

I’m a long-time contributor at TIME and other media orgs. I write mostly about health. I grew up in Michigan, but these days I live in southwest Germany.