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Scientists link fibre in diet to flu protection

A diet rich in fibre improves intestinal health and reduces inflammation in the gut. It may also protect against the flu.

Research
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Monash cultivates four Tall Poppies

In recognition of their scientific and intellectual excellence, Monash University researchers have taken out four of the ten Victorian Tall Poppy Awards for 2017.

Medicine & health
Fly diet

Bacteria in our stomachs tells our brains what to eat: study finds

International research involving a Monash University biologist has shown that gut bacteria ‘speaks’ to the brain to control food choices.

Science
Researchers

‘Medicinal food’ diet counters onset of type 1 diabetes

Monash University’s Biomedicine Discovery Institute researchers have led an international study that found – for the first time – that a diet yielding high amounts of the

Medicine & health
MU stroke research

Monash research discovery aids fight to reduce post-stroke infection deaths

Monash University research has found that gut bacteria are the culprit in deadly post-stroke infections such as pneumonia, heralding a new approach to stroke patient management.

Medicine & health