KSQD 10-14-2020: Microbiome news, kidney regulation of blood pressure and the high cost of insulin


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By Dr. Dawn Motyka - KUSP.org. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
Mice with Alzhiemer's have more proinflammatory bacteria -- fixing the microbiome with prebiotics may help; Fecal transplant to treat Irritable Bowel Syndrome; Editorial about the high price of insulin, which jumped from $21 in 1999 to $275 in 2019; The complicated role of the kidney in regulating blood pressure -- tips for lowering BP; A new drug for Thyroid eye disease as a result of Graves Disease

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