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January new product launches: Probiotic fruit bar, organic protein milk, and more

JANUARY NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES: PROBIOTIC FRUIT BAR, ORGANIC PROTEIN MILK, AND MORE

In this round-up of the latest product launches from the end of last year and beginning of this new year, we have fruit bars with probiotics,...

Could probiotics do more harm than good?

COULD PROBIOTICS DO MORE HARM THAN GOOD?

Ever been told that you should load up on probiotics after a round of anti­biotics? You're not alone. In one survey of doctors and...

 
 
 

ITRAQ-BASED PROTEOMIC ANALYSIS OF RESPONSES OF LACTOBACILLUS PLANTARUM FS5-5 TO SALT TOLERANCE

Abstract Lactobacillus plantarum FS5-5 is a salt-tolerant probiotic strain, which had been isolated from northeast Chinese traditionally...

Veterinary Highlights: Probiotics to Help Dogs with Acute Hemorrhagic Diarrhea Syndrome ?

VETERINARY HIGHLIGHTS: PROBIOTICS TO HELP DOGS WITH ACUTE HEMORRHAGIC DIARRHEA SYNDROME ?

Acute hemorrhagic diarrhea syndrome , formerly known as hemorrhagic gastroenteritis is a life-threatening emergency which requires...

 
 
 
Why prebiotics are absolutely essential to gut health

WHY PREBIOTICS ARE ABSOLUTELY ESSENTIAL TO GUT HEALTH

Probiotics are famous for the many health benefits that they provide, such as improving digestion and boosting the immune system. Because...

Synbiotic dietary supplement shows metabolic health benefits in overweight people: DuPont data

SYNBIOTIC DIETARY SUPPLEMENT SHOWS METABOLIC HEALTH BENEFITS IN OVERWEIGHT PEOPLE: DUPONT DATA

A combination of DuPontâs Howaru Shape probiotic and Litesse Ultra prebiotic may beneficially alter the gut microbiota and improve...

 
 
 
A Crash Course on the Underrated Benefits of Prebiotic Skincare

A CRASH COURSE ON THE UNDERRATED BENEFITS OF PREBIOTIC SKINCARE

You've likely heard of probiotics , the “good” bacteria found in fermented foods like Greek yogurt and kombucha, that balance and boost...

Best Probiotic Strains for Women & Men for Disease-Fighting Gut Health

BEST PROBIOTIC STRAINS FOR WOMEN & MEN FOR DISEASE-FIGHTING GUT HEALTH

Whether you're looking to skyrocket immune function, decrease disease risk or simply improve your overall health, probiotics can make...

 
 
 
Two RCTs find no benefits for specific probiotic in kids with gastroenteritis

TWO RCTS FIND NO BENEFITS FOR SPECIFIC PROBIOTIC IN KIDS WITH GASTROENTERITIS

Two new large-scale and well-conducted clinical trials found that a short course of Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG or L. rhamnosus R0011...

Reality of our world: Money trumps altruism in the quest for safer poultry

REALITY OF OUR WORLD: MONEY TRUMPS ALTRUISM IN THE QUEST FOR SAFER POULTRY

Opinion Editor's note: This is the second of a two-part opinion piece. To read part one,

 
 
 
4 Ways Your Dog Might Benefit from a Probiotic

4 WAYS YOUR DOG MIGHT BENEFIT FROM A PROBIOTIC

Our bodies contain microorganisms that live in our stomachs and intestines, and our dogs have them too. They benefit our dogs by breaking...

‘Good' Bacteria Provides Us with Many Benefits

‘GOOD' BACTERIA PROVIDES US WITH MANY BENEFITS

By Patrick Massey, MD, PhD, Daily Herald Columnist. Can beneficial bacteria protect us from pathological bacteria? According to a recent...

 
 
 
APC Microbiome Ireland pool resources to lead maternity probiotic venture

APC MICROBIOME IRELAND POOL RESOURCES TO LEAD MATERNITY PROBIOTIC VENTURE

The APC Microbiome Ireland is to head up a â3.4m joint research initiative to optimise the use of probiotic supplements for pregnant...

A natural treatment for colitis: Red ginseng powder fermented with probiotics

A NATURAL TREATMENT FOR COLITIS: RED GINSENG POWDER FERMENTED WITH PROBIOTICS

The anti-inflammatory properties of red ginseng have been documented in many studies. So have the beneficial activities of fermented...

 
 
 
Brazil's next big grain? Researchers propose pearl millet as an alternative grain to rice and maize

BRAZIL'S NEXT BIG GRAIN? RESEARCHERS PROPOSE PEARL MILLET AS AN ALTERNATIVE GRAIN TO RICE AND MAIZE

Brazilian researchers found that pearl millet has higher protein and fiber than rice, and isolated bacterial strains from the fermented...

Probiotic Bacillus Can Help Eliminate Staphylococcus Bacteria

PROBIOTIC BACILLUS CAN HELP ELIMINATE STAPHYLOCOCCUS BACTERIA

Probiotic Bacillus may help eliminate Staphylococcus aureus, a bacteria which can cause severe antibiotic-resistant infections.

 
 
 
CLA, probiotics and plant-sterol studies benefit from BASF's Newtrition Asia Research Grant

CLA, PROBIOTICS AND PLANT-STEROL STUDIES BENEFIT FROM BASF'S NEWTRITION ASIA RESEARCH GRANT

BASF has handed out â200,000 to five researchers from China, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore to support studies that will help meet...

The Best Supplements for a Flatter Tummy, According to People Who Tried Them

THE BEST SUPPLEMENTS FOR A FLATTER TUMMY, ACCORDING TO PEOPLE WHO TRIED THEM

"The label on Seed's probiotics says it'll help with digestion and metabolic and immune health. That right there signaled taking them...

 
 
 

PROBIOTICS FOR DOGS: ARE THEY BENEFICIAL?

Are probiotics equally important for your dog as they are for you? And if so, why are they beneficial? This article will give you an...

Daily supplementation with these spore-forming probiotics improve stool frequency and consistency in healthy people

DAILY SUPPLEMENTATION WITH THESE SPORE-FORMING PROBIOTICS IMPROVE STOOL FREQUENCY AND CONSISTENCY IN HEALTHY PEOPLE

New research has found that taking probiotics, particularly the Bacillus subtilis C-3102 strain, every day may improve stool frequency...