Disruption of the gut microbiome and gut barrier may be the primary cause of age-related inflammation which accelerates the aging process.

"Since age-associated inflammation is linked to so many aspects of unhealthy aging, we predict that these strategies could help keep us healthy, active, and independent as we age," Bowdish says.

Research Article: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releas…/2017/…/170412132332.htm