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New Study Explains Bacteroides Fragilis Effect On Gut Colonization

The mammalian gut is warm, moist, and incredibly nutrient-rich–an environment that is perfect for bacterial growth. The communities of "good bacteria" in the gut, commonly referred to as the microbiome, are vital partners for the body, helping to digest fiber, extract nutrients, and prevent various diseases

Targeted Opioid Overdose Prevention Program Introduced

Pain management experts are making headway in reducing risks for opioid overdoses. After a targeted opioid overdose prevention program was introduced at an 18-bed inpatient rehabilitation unit, fewer patients were discharged with an opioid prescription, and more left with a naloxone kit or prescription.