Ongoing WDHD Campaigns

Message from the Chair of WDHD 2014

Dear Colleagues,

Our knowledge of the microbial communities that inhabit the human gut has grown exponentially over the last few years and there is a profusion of novel information flowing from basic science laboratories into the clinical sceneries. Gut Microbes function like an organ within the gastrointestinal tract, and Gastroenterologists are the health professionals who should bring the new knowledge into practice.

Read more from Professor Francisco Guarner, Chair of WDHD 2014, now


Highlights and Happenings of WDHD 2014


Meet The Steering Committee

Meet the 2014 Steering Committee here!


Public Events in Honor of WDHD 2014

WGO encourages all member societies to organize an event to raise awareness about Gut Microbes in their community.

View WDHD 2014 Events & Success Stories


Supporting Guidelines and Cascades

Additional Guidelines Now Available! Along with the WGO Global Guidelines, in support of the campaign, ISAPP's Consumer Guidelines on probiotics and prebiotics are also accessible by visiting the Supporting Guidelines and Cascades page!


Tools & Resources

  • WGO Handbook on Gut Microbes - Download the WGO Handbook on Gut Microbes Now!

  • e-Learning for Health Care Professionals

  • Probiotics Patient Podcast

  • WDHD 2014 Videos on Gut Microbes for the General Public and Health Care Professionals

Click Here to View Tools & Resources