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Yes, there is a weight-loss microbe living on and in us - The Galveston County Daily News : Health

October 31, 2014

Medical Discovery News Yes, there is a weight-loss microbe living on and in us

Posted: Tuesday, October 1, 2013 12:05 am | Updated: 4:04 pm, Tue Oct 1, 2013.

 John Donne wrote, “No man is an island.” Scientists would agree — man is more like a forest. 

And just like the flora and fauna that call the forest home, each human body houses tons of other species in the form of microbes. In fact, most people have 10 times more microbes in and on them than their own cells!

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