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Microbes and Gut Health: Meet Some Tiny Friends

What’s a microbiome and why should I care?
How do microbes help keep us healthy?
What’s the difference between prebiotics and probiotics anyway?
Does the microbiome change as we age?

Join us on Thursday, August 4, from noon to 1 p.m. as Dr. Hannah Holscher, assistant professor in the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition at the University of Illinois, discusses your questions about diet and the trillions of microbes that live inside of you during a one-hour chat on Twitter. Use the #askACES to ask your questions about the microbiome, how microbes keep us healthy, what foods we can eat to keep good microbes happy, and more!