People with chronic constipation who ate an AI-recommended diet for six weeks had an average 2.5-fold increase in weekly complete bowel movements
15 August 2022
An artificial intelligence that analyses the microbiome of people with chronic constipation and recommends personalised diets may relieve symptoms more effectively than the standard treatment.
“The AI tells us what bacteria are and are not lacking in the microbiome of people with chronic constipation and recommends dietary changes to dietitians who then translate this data into personalised advice for the patient,” says Varol Tunali at the Esrefpasa Municipality Hospital in Izmir, Turkey.
Chronic constipation is usually treated using laxatives that …