Colleen Kelly

Could a fecal transplant from an overweight donor make the recipient gain weight?

A 32-year-old woman infected with Clostridium difficile was recently successfully treated with a fecal transplant, an emerging option for people who suffer from different gastrointestinal diseases, commonly caused by antibiotics. The idea is to take donor fecal matter (that has been rinsed and strained) and with either an enema, endoscopy or pill form, replace healthy […]