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Microbiome and Probiotics


Canada Gairdner Global Health Lecture Series

Friday, May 4th, 2018

Fermented Food for Life Symposium

A meeting to discuss the progress of bringing fermented foods to Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania.
Dr. Gregor Reid will be presenting at this meeting.
Tuesday, March 28th, 2018



eCancer Conferences

New York Times

London Free Press

Dr. Reid was also interviewed on CBC Morning across Ontario regarding the Canada Food Guide.
CBC Metro Morning (Audio)
CBC Ottawa Morning (Audio)
CBC London

The Real Food Reel from The Wellness Couch


London Free Press

Expert Review


ISAPP blog

Chr Hansen

Nutra Ingredients

Personal Health News

Media Planet

Scientific American

Royal Society of Canada website (

Lawson Health Research Institute website

Canadian gov backs 40 centime probiotics to reach 1m Africans; invests €1.25m (William Reed Business Media )

Do We Really Need Probiotics In Our Coffee, Granola And Nut Butter?
National Public Radio (NPR)

Why We Desperately Need to Study More Female Astronauts

Probiotics could change lives in Africa: scientist
Radio Canada International

Changing lives in Africa with probiotics
Schulich Medicine & Dentistry Research Office


A yoghurt to help prevent diarrhea?
BioMed Central

A Probiotic A Day Might Help Keep The Doctor Away
Media Planet: Personal Health News

Everything You Need to Know About Probiotics
Good Housekeeping

ISAPP brings message to China 
The National Post 

Why you’re probably wasting your money on probiotics
Vox Media

Prozac In The Yogurt Aisle: Can 'Good' Bacteria Chill Us Out? 
National Public Radio 

Can Probiotics Help You Get Fitter?
Men's Fitness

The Case for Probiotics
Men's Journal

Say hello to your little friends: Making sense of gut bacteria
The Globe and Mail 


CCTV News Coverage 

"Our bodies, our bugs, and learning to love the bacteria that live inside us" 
The National Post 

"The Stomach Bacteria That Could Prolong Your Life" 
The Huffington Post 

"Study by Western PhD candidate suggests inappropriate use of antibiotics could make matters worse in some infections"  
London Free Press 

"First look at breast microbiota raises tantalizing questions"  

"The amazing benefits of a Healthy Gut"  
New Zealand Healthy Food Guide 

"Scientists Cook Up Sausage From Baby Poop"  
ABC News Blogs, Medical Unit 

"Double degree, double pressure - Yige Bao, PhD Candidate"  
The Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry 

"Probiota 2014: Chairman calls for industry to 'step up' in the fight for probiotics" 

"Fed up: Probiotic research veteran issues global call to action" 

"London Citywide Breast Cancer Retreat 2014"
The Breast Cancer Society of Canada 

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