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The Inside Story of Our Body’s Most Underrated Organ

By Giulia Enders
18-minute read
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Gut: The Inside Story of Our Body’s Most Underrated Organ by Giulia Enders

Gut (2015) takes an entertaining yet scientific look at an organ that is just as interesting and important as the brain – the gut. By tracking a piece of cake as it works its way through the digestive system, you’ll come to appreciate the gut for the sophisticated and impressive ecosystem that it is.

  • People who want to learn more about how their body works
  • Anyone with stomach problems

Giulia Enders holds a PhD from the Institute for Microbiology and Hygiene of Hospitals in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. In 2012, her theories on the human gut won a science slam in Karlsruhe and Berlin.

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