Archive | Gut Microbiome


Dr. Aly Cohen Featured in Recent Article – What Is the Link Between Aspartame and Cancer?

Dr. Aly Cohen contributed to the Next Avenue article: What Is the Link Between Aspartame and Cancer? In a recent report, the World Health Organization said aspartame in large enough amounts may cause cancer. Other experts disagree. In this article, Dr. Aly Cohen helps break down the risks. Although experts aren’t sure why, artificial sweeteners […]

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Dr. Aly Cohen Quoted in Health & Wellness Love to Know Article – Understand Your Gut Microbiome So You Can Harness Its Power

Dr. Aly Cohen was quoted in an article from on the subject of the gut microbiome: The microbes in your gut “talk” to your brain through a communication system called the gut-brain axis. First studied in mice, this phenomenon has also been recently demonstrated in humans. “Through electron microscopy—the most intense magnification possible— bacteria […]

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The Smart Human Sugar with guest Robert Lustig, MD

Sugar with guest Robert Lustig, MD – The Smart Human Podcast Episode #24

Robert H. Lustig, M.D., M.S.L. is Emeritus Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Endocrinology, and Member of the Institute for Health Policy Studies at UCSF. Dr. Lustig is a neuroendocrinologist, with expertise in metabolism, obesity, and nutrition. He is one of the leaders of the current “anti-sugar” movement that is changing the food industry. […]

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Dr. Aly Cohen Presented for the Minnesota Mind Body Connection Conference – The Mind Gut Connection

Dr. Aly Cohen recently gave a presentation on the Mind Gut Connection at the Minnesota Chapter Mind Body Connection Virtual Conference. The Minnesota Chapter offers scleroderma education programs locally with leading experts in the field to help individuals understand their disease, cope with the challenges of their symptoms, and find their best path forward.  Our chapter […]

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Dr. Aly Cohen on Ankylosing Spondylitis Blood Test & Diagnosis

Dr. Aly Cohen was quoted in a Spine Universe article called Ankylosing Spondylitis Blood Test & Diagnosis by Abby McCoy RN. Aly Cohen, MD, an integrative rheumatologist in Princeton, NJ, emphasizes that the gut microbiome plays an extremely important role in both precipitating the development of AS, and in its treatment, and tests to determine […]

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