Fermented foods that term “probiotic” today have been part of traditional diets for thousands of years. People in North Africa use to ate camel dung as a treatment for dysentery. Scientist believe the therapeutic ingredient is a bacterium called
Bacillus subtilis, which live in plant material and water.In the human intestine,the dung bacteria in turns triggers the immune system to fight dysentery infection. Camel dung therapy was discovered by German Scientist in World War II. They visited north Africa to find out why German soldier are dying of dysentery while most local people survived.images (25)-Camel Dung