Faecal transplant goes horribly wrong

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This is one from ProfGs twitter feed. As you know I am a big fan of the value of microbiota 🙂 and the hundreds of trials of faecal transplant aiming to treat MS and every other condition. But be warned, if the Poop isn’t from a reputable source, things may not go the way you think.

This Poop Transplant Resulted In A Death, FDA Warning via @forbes

When you put someone else’s poop in your intestines, what could possibly go wrong? Well, death, for one thing.

A death is the reason why the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has just issued a warning about fecal transplants

Ensure you are part of a trial if undertaking this

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