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Fecal Transplants: An Inside Look at the Potential, Progress and Pitfalls

Colleen R. Kelly, M.D. | Posted 09.09.2013 | Healthy Living
Colleen R. Kelly, M.D.

C. diff (a bacteria that causes severe diarrhea) infections are increasing in incidence and severity. On the front lines of the C. diff epidemic, I understand how powerful and effective FMT is. After seeing how well FMT works, it seemed ridiculous that this therapy wasn't more widely available.

David Freeman

Feds Clamp Down On Icky, Life-Saving Treatment | David Freeman | Posted 05.31.2013 | Science

The FDA is cracking down -- but not on a dangerous drug or nutritional supplement. The agency has issued strict new guidelines regarding poop -- or, m...

Fake Feces May Treat Real Disease, Scientists Say

| Posted 01.11.2013 | Science

By Christie Wilcox Though childish songs make crude jokes, there’s nothing funny about diarrhea. Aside from the painful, twisting feeling in your g...

Stool Transplants Could Soon Be Standard Treatment For Deadly Gut Bug

Reuters | Posted 01.30.2013 | Healthy Living

By Ransdell Pierson Nov 30 (Reuters) - Drugmakers racing to develop medicines and vaccines to combat a germ that ravages the gut and k...