Probiotics

Fix Your Gut’s Top Four Recommended Probiotic Strains

Fix Your Gut's Top Four Recommended Probiotic Strains

Probiotics should not be taken every day for digestive illnesses or overall health. If you need to supplement with probiotics on a daily basis to help with your digestive woes, then you have an underlying issue that probiotics are masking. Probiotics can also become opportunistic, and supplementation

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Kombucha, Will It Improve Your Health or Make You Ill, A Review

Kombucha, Will It Improve Your Health or Make You Ill, A Review

The kombucha craze has hit the mainstream and beyond. Every grocery store I shop has a kombucha section in the produce aisle, with many different brands. I walked into my local Vitamin Shoppe the other day and saw that they had added an organic kombucha tap. The

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Does Your Child’s Gut Microbiome Affect Their Behavior?

Does Your Child's Gut Microbiome Affect Their Behavior?

The University of Ohio hosts a research team led by Dr. Lisa Christian with the purpose of investigating stress and health in pregnancy.  Recently, the team studied 77 toddlers ranging from 18 – 27 months old.[1]  The parents filled out a temperament survey, and stool samples were collected

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Gutpro: A Recommended Probiotic, Information, and Review

Gutpro: A Recommended Probiotic, Information, and Review

There are few probiotic supplements that I recommend for people to use to help fix their gut, and Gutpro is one that I recommend. For example, I am one of the few dissenting opinions when it comes to recommending HSO “probiotic” supplements. I do not recommend HSO

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When and How You Should Take Your Probiotics For Optimal Digestion

When and How You Should Take Your Probiotics For Optimal Digestion

The best time to take a probiotic supplement is a very complex question with multiple answers and depends individually on the person’s daily life and digestive health. For most people, it is best to take the supplement when your stomach pH is elevated, and your MMC (migrating

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Did Some Strains of Bifidobacteria Evolve To Help Improve Human Infant’s Gut Microbiome?

Did Some Strains of Bifidobacteria Evolve To Help Improve Human Infant's Gut Microbiome?

There are many articles and books written on the importance of breastfeeding and its effects on infant gut health. A new study was published lately that the probiotic bacteria Bifidobacterium longum and Bifidobacteria bifidum mutated to become better adapted to thriving and surviving off of breast milk

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