Empower your gut to protect your health

The gut can effect:

  • Immunity
  • Mood
  • Skin
  • Energy levels
  • Weight
  • Disease risk

To understand your current state of gut health we recommend you take a gut microbiome test. We then give simple recommendations to improve your gut health including a high-strength probiotic personalised to your needs.

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Many benefits of improving gut health

A poorly performing gut can contribute to a plethora of internal issues such as bloating, inflammation, irritability, and low levels of serotonin. A healthy gut supports:

Did you know that 70% of our immune system lies within our gut? Not only is this complex system responsible for keeping our regular functions in check, but it also fulfils a number of essential tasks – from producing energy and controlling hormones, to managing moods and disposing of waste.

Did you know that 70% of our immune system lies within our gut? Not only is this complex system responsible for keeping our regular functions in check, but it also fulfils a number of essential tasks – from producing energy and controlling hormones, to managing moods and disposing of waste.

Intervention What it does Examples of supplements or food
Probiotic Boosts number of good bacteria.
Stops bad bacteria gaining a foothold within your gut.
Skynbiotic 50
Saccharomyces Boulardii
Prebiotic Feeds and encourages good bacteria to grow. Artichokes, onions, garlic
Synbiotic Combination of probiotic and prebiotic. Lactobacillus synbiotic

Once we understand the current state of your gut health we improve it by:

  1. Increasing the number of good bacteria
  2. Increasing the diversity of bacteria

How do we test?

A simple stool sample using a home collection kit.

Our gut microbiome test uses DNA sequencing to identify the type of bacteria inside your gut. We look at the 16s gene, shared universally between bacteria but with enough variation within it to ‘see’ the difference between species. We compare the DNA read outs to a database of bacteria genomes and build a picture of what gut microbes are present and in what quantity.

The process

  • We send you an Atlas Biomed kit with all you need to collect a stool sample at home.
  • Send off your sample in the prepaid box.
  • The sample typically takes 4-5 weeks to be processed.
  • Your results will be published on your personal dashboard.

Get your personal recommendations

  • Your gut test results will be combined with your other test results and the responses from your health assessment.
  • We then recommend your unique combination of supplements, which will include a high-strength personalised probiotic. All reviewed by a Doctor.
  • If you don’t test, you have to guess!

Check and track your results

  • On your personal humanpeople dashboard you will receive both a summary and detailed report of you gut health.
  • We recommend you take further gut microbiome tests every 12 months. Track your improvement over time on your dashboard.
  • All data is secure.
  • All results are reviewed by a Doctor.
  • humanpeople is registered with the Care Quality Commission, for diagnostics and health screening.

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Track your improvements over time

We recommend you take a repeat gut microbiome test every 12 months. This means you can track your improvements over time and allows us to change your supplements accordingly. Here is a typical improvement timeline.

View detailed reports about your tests

Each time you take a gut microbiome test you will receive both a summary report and a detailed report. This allows you to see gut health at a glance, as well as diving into a detailed assessment.

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