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This former Apple engineer has analyzed the microbes in his body 600 times — here's what he learned

Most of us would find it off-putting to imagine that there are many trillions of bacteria, viruses and fungi living in our body, invisible to the naked eye. But Richard Sprague, a Seattle-based software engineer, has dedicated years of his life — and tested himself hundreds of times — to unravel their mysteries.

Microbes The Good The Bad And The Ugly

Just a reminder about bacteria, fungi and other organisms in our body. We are full of them. It is estimated that in our digestive system we have about four pounds of these organisms. Remember they are microscopic organisms. It is difficult to even conceive of four pounds of them. They live off of us but… Read More »