A meta-analysis of several studies showed that eating well and taking probiotics may help alleviate the symptoms of anxiety. The study highlighted the importance of regulating gut bacteria to positively impact anxiety levels.
Healthy Living/Wellness May 27, 2019
Do generic probiotics really affect people's gut microbiomes? Two new studies reveal that the effects of probiotics vary greatly, and may even impair natural microbiome establishment after antibiotics.
Public Health September 7, 2018
Researchers found that a cocktail derived from baby poop can aid the production of short-chain fatty acids and therefore promote good gut health. Is baby poop the new probiotic trend?
Medicine August 25, 2018
There might be a way to prevent the onset of poor bone health instead of treating the effects of the condition once it’s begun. The possible solution? Probiotics.
Healthy Living/Wellness July 5, 2018
An NIH clinical trial showed positive results in reducing symptoms of eczema by applying good bacteria in the affected skin areas. The study involved adult and pediatric participants, who showed no side effects and adverse reactions.
Medicine May 4, 2018
Higher intake of yogurt has been tied to reduced risk for heart attack and stroke in hypertensive individuals. Here are other health benefits of consuming the fermented food product.
Public Health February 18, 2018
A combination immunotherapy treatment has proven effective against peanut allergies four years after being administered in children. The treatment shows promise in fighting the deadly allergy that has increased in years.
Medicine August 18, 2017
Allergy season is soon to befall us. With that, a new study found that a certain probiotic combination may be effective in alleviating symptoms of mild seasonal allergies.
Public Health March 2, 2017
A new research has revealed that obese dogs have a serious gut microbe deficiency problem compared to lean and healthier ones. This can be managed by the balancing proteins and carbohydrates in their diet.
Animals January 27, 2017
Latest evidence suggest fecal transplants may be effective in treating autism after researchers found substantial improvement in both behavioral symptoms and stomach-related problems in autistic kids who have gone through fecal microbiota transplants.
Healthy Living/Wellness January 26, 2017
A daily dose of yogurt with probiotics has been found to significantly improve the cognitive function of patients with Alzheimer’s disease, a new study in Iran revealed. It has also been found to trigger metabolic changes that lead to lower cholesterol levels.
Healthy Living/Wellness November 14, 2016
Good gut flora has been associated with good digestive health. Now, rearchers are adding bone protection to the list of benefits that probiotics have to offer after discovering the results of a recent study.
Healthy Living/Wellness April 29, 2016
A new probiotic pill could prevent cavities. Scientists have identified a beneficial strain of bacteria in the mouth that can kill the harmful bacteria responsible for oral cavities.
Life March 11, 2016
Probiotics or good bacteria are very essential to our physical and mental health. Researchers have found that eating food with low fiber content actually poses a threat to the probiotics in our body.
Life January 16, 2016
The harmless bacteria C. accolens was found to negatively affect the growth of the infection-causing S. pneumoniae. One can get a head start on getting good bacteria such as C. accolens by including probiotic food in one's diet.
Life January 11, 2016
Exercise early in life can positively affect good bacteria in the gut and promote healthier brain and metabolism in one’s lifetime. Researchers have probed the "plasticity" of over 100 trillion good bacteria in the human gut to optimize wellness.
Life January 4, 2016
A strain of probiotic bacteria may help alleviate anxiety and enhance memory. Study subjects who took the probiotic capsule scored higher in memory tests and had lower stress hormones compared to those who did not take the pill.
Life October 19, 2015
For optimum health and wellness, supplements just might do the trick. Boosters that balance the digestive tract and nourish the skin are the latest integration of science and beauty.
Internet Culture May 22, 2015
A new study by the Celiac Disease Center at Columbia University Medical Center suggests that many of the popular probiotic supplements being sold on the market have traces of gluten despite claims that they are gluten-free.
Life May 17, 2015
Individuals who consume an average of 18 ounces of yogurt per day were associated with reduced risks for Type 2 diabetes. Researchers said the benefit may be attributed to the probiotics present in the dairy product.
Life November 25, 2014
Like how a sweet peach smells? How cute. Sweet Peach means serious business as a probiotic regimen formulated to restore balance in the body, fighting infections.
Life November 24, 2014
Probiotic bacteria in yogurt found to protect children and pregnant women from the effects of toxic heavy metals. Yogurt kept arsenic, mercury in the diet from being absorbed into the body, study found.
TECH TV October 7, 2014
High blood pressure can be moderated by consuming probiotics, like those in yogurt and kefir, based on a new meta-study.
Life July 22, 2014
Taking probiotics regularly for two months might moderately lower blood pressure. Further studies must be done to figure out which probiotic products are best suited for this purpose.
Life July 21, 2014
As parents of autistic children continue to face a significant lack of approved medications to treat autism, they turn to complementary and alternative medicine in an effort to alleviate their children's autistic symptoms.
Life January 18, 2014
A new study suggests giving probiotic drops to healthy infants may result in fewer bouts of colic.
Life January 14, 2014