How do you keep my private information safe?

Atlas Biomed and OMBucha operates to the highest standards of information governance and customer privacy, as per our Information Governance Policy, including European Data Protection Regulation. The transmission of data is encrypted at the point of dispatch and receipt. Your data is stored in anonymised form on the Atlas servers in the United Kingdom, meaning […]

What is the OMBucha® Microbiome Test subscription?

If you choose this option, we will send you a new OMBucha® Microbiome Test kit every 3 months to your chosen address. As soon as the test kit is delivered, we charge the order price to the bank card used for the initial payment. It is a rolling subscription, so you will receive a test […]

Can I do the test if I am sick or taking medication?

You should only collect a stool sample in the absence of gastrointestinal symptoms. If you have been taking antibiotics or a long course of NSAIDs or have undergone surgery, wait at least 3 months before taking the OMBucha® Microbiome Test.

How do we know that bacteria affects our health?

We’re literally just scratching the surface of this fascinating topic. There exists more than 20,000 scientific articles that have been published relating to the gut microbiome and its relationship with various health conditions over the past decade. Every single month, world over, new research is released in this field. We used these publications to develop […]

What Is The Gut Microbiome

Your gut microbiome is a vast, interconnected community of trillions of bacteria and fungi that inhabit every aspect of your (GI) gastrointestinal tract, and have a major influence on your metabolism, body weight, propensity to illness, immune system, appetite and mood. Think of this network of living bacteria as an interwoven web of living, communicating […]