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24 August 2016

Chronic fatigue syndrome

If you suffer from chronic fatigue syndrome, a condition in which normal physical exertion results in debilitating exhaustion that isn't improved by taking a rest, it might come as a surprise that the problem may be related to abnormalities in the bacterial microbiome of your gut rather than your psychological wellbeing. The connection has been established by scientists at Cornell University in the States who suggest that a change in diet, using probiotics and dietary fibers, may be effective in treating the disease.

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