Positive effect of the addition of probiotics in conjunction with an antibiotic intervention on microbial diversity and composition in adults

Millions of antibiotic prescriptions are written each year in the United States. Probiotics reduce antibiotic-induced gastrointestinal side effects; however, the effect of probiotics on the preservation of gut microbial composition in response to antibiotics is not well understood.

The “Ferments of the Futur” Great Challenge: a new platform to develop the competitiveness of the field

Financed by the French State, with a total of 48.3 million euros for the cadre de France 2030, the Grand Défi «Ferments du Futur» was announced by webinaire Monday September 12, 2022. The project I piloted by INRAE and the ‘ANIA with the objective of mobilizing the natural techniques of fermentation in order to accelerate the agricultural and food revolution in the service of a healthy, durable and traceable food.

The EU Commission has revised the definition of nanomaterial

On 10 June 2022, the EU Commission published a recommendation on the definition of nanomaterial. This recommendation clarifies the definition adopted by the European Commission in 2011 (Recommendation on the definition of a nanomaterial 2011/696/EU).

What is the impact of the Covid 19 health crisis on weight of young French people?

In France, the maternal and child protection service, in charge at the departmental level of the organization of health check-ups in nursery schools for 4-year-old children, conducted a study to explore, over three school years (2018 -2019, 2019-2020 and 2020-2021), the evolution of the height and weight status of children and to estimate the impact of the health crisis due to SARS-CoV-2 in the Val-de-Marne district.

The French online platform NumAlim becomes UniversAlim

During the year 2021, the NumAlim database has developed and changed its name. Indeed, the site for referencing food products has changed its name to become UniversAlim. At the same time, NumAlim also created the HubAlim.

Gut microbiota: new perspectives in the treatment of gluten intolerance

Celiac disease is an immune disease of the intestine that affects more than 1% of the population and is characterized in patients

Impact du confinement sur l’alimentation et le poids des Français(es)

Une enquête menée par IFOP sur 3000 Français et Françaises montre que 57% des sondés ont pris un peu de poids et

Les baromètres 2019-2020 de l’Agence Bio sur la production et le marché de l’agriculture biologique

L’Agence Bio a publié ses derniers rapports sur la production et le marché de l’agriculture biologique en France, dans l’Union Européenne et

Maintenir une activité physique et limiter la sédentarité : l’Anses adapte ses repères au confinement

Réduction des déplacements, baisse de l’activité physique et augmentation des temps de sédentarité passés devant les écrans, déséquilibres énergétiques et alimentaires :

A new, simple and effective early detection test for type 2 diabetes: assessing grip strength in healthy people

Low muscular strength and quality are linked to increased cardiometabolic and type 2 diabetes risk in adults. The purpose of this study