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August 2017: Dr Xochitl Morgan features on "The Conscious Adventurer" radio show

Microbiome Otago member Dr Xochitl Morgan was interviewed on Otago Access Radio (OAR) to discuss how the microbial communities of the gut affect our health and wellbeing, and how the choices we make can influence it. "The Conscious Adventurer" is a Tuesday lunchtime radio show hosted by clinical psychologist Dr Kumari Valentine, focusing on becoming kinder to ourselves, each other, and our world.

Listen to the show podcast on the OAR website (interview begins from 4:15)

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Scanning electron micrograph of bacteria in faeces of an adult (x10,000) Scanning electron micrograph of bacteria in faeces of an adult (x3,700) Scanning electron micrograph of bacteria in faeces of an adult (x2,700) Gram stain of Anaerostipes caccae Gram stain of Bacteriodes fragilis Scanning electron micrograph of bacteria in faeces of an infant fed breast milk (x9,500) Scanning electron micrograph of bacteria in faeces of an infant fed breast milk (x7,500) Gram stain of Megasphaera elsdenii Gram stain of Veillonella parvula