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Human Faeces Transplanted to Treat Obesity

Researchers from the¬†Massachusetts General Hospital will conduct a clinical trial for weight loss based on human faeces. Pills filled with excrements from healthy people will be freeze-dried and introduced in¬†21 obese patients during the trial. The scientists expect fecal bacteria from the lean people to colonize the patient’s intestines and help them overcome obesity. Several […]