The gut microbiota

microbiota intestinale comunita

What it is, what functions it performs, and how we can take care of this important ally of our health. From here and there on the Web and in magazines we have probably come across this somewhat edgy term. Gut microbiota. I can imagine eyebrows furrowing in puzzlement, eyes scrolling through the […]

Microbes in our mouth and respiratory diseases: is there a correlation?

microbi nella nostra bocca malattie respiratorie

Microorganisms living in the oral cavity are connected to our health: not only to that of the mouth itself, but most likely also to that of our respiratory system. Recently, I had the opportunity to read and study a review from 2022 that talks about this very correlation1. In the world of […]

Cheeses for all tastes! Where does their flavor come from?

formaggio tutti gusti

There is a huge variety of cheeses in the world, and Italy is world famous for many of them. Each cheese has its own flavor and aroma (1), so that it can be said that there is a cheese for every taste. But where does the taste of cheese come from? First, from milk. […]