Dirt Is Good
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 635 , Segment 2
Episode: The Hello Girls, Dirt is Good
- Sep 8, 2017 11:00 pm
- 52:03 mins
Guest: Dr. Jack Gilbert, PhD, Director of the Microbiome Center, Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Chicago, Author, “Dirt is Good” Sweaty children running around chasing the dog in the mud would be a nightmare for most moms. But a new book called "Dirt is Good" teaches that from a microbial perspective, dirt is great for kids. So are dogs. And farm animals. And, by the way, if your baby’s pacifier hits the ground, go ahead and clean it by sucking on it yourself for a moment.