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The Ratios Of Bacteria In Our Gut Determines How Many Calories We Store Or Burn

90% of the bacteria in our gut is made up of two major types: Firmicutes and Bacteroidetes. ¬†The populations of these two types of bacteria make up our F/B ratio. The Firmicutes bacteria absorb more calories from our food than Bacteroidetes, AND trigger the storage of calories as fat. ¬†Bacteroidetes don’t absorb as many calories and allow more of the…