NutritionFacts.org

probiotics

Watch videos about probiotics

  • Preventing Asthma With Fruits and Vegetables
    Preventing Asthma With Fruits and Vegetables
    A study involving more than a million kids suggests the striking worldwide variation in childhood rates of allergies, asthma, and eczema is related to diet.
  • Gut Feelings: Probiotics and Mental Health
    Gut Feelings: Probiotics and Mental Health
    We've known our mental state can affect our gut flora, but might our good bacteria be affecting our mental state?
  • Should Probiotics Be Taken Before, During, or After Meals?
    Should Probiotics Be Taken Before, During, or After Meals?
    Proper timing of probiotic supplements may improve their survival.
  • Preventing the Common Cold with Probiotics?
    Preventing the Common Cold with Probiotics?
    Though prebiotics may be preferable, probiotics may reduce the risk of upper respiratory tract infections.
  • Preventing and Treating Diarrhea with Probiotics
    Preventing and Treating Diarrhea with Probiotics
    Probiotics may help prevent antibiotic-associated diarrhea and appear to speed recovery from acute gastroenteritis.
  • Tipping Firmicutes to Bacteroidetes
    Tipping Firmicutes to Bacteroidetes
    Certain phytonutrients may tip the balance of healthy gut bacteria in favor of flora associated with improved weight control.
  • Boosting Good Bacteria in the Colon Without Probiotics
    Boosting Good Bacteria in the Colon Without Probiotics
    Certain good bacteria in our gut can turn the fiber we eat into an anti-inflammatory, anti-cancer compound called butyrate that we absorb back into our system. We may be able to boost the number of...
  • Uprooting the Leading Causes of Death
    Uprooting the Leading Causes of Death
    Death in America is largely a foodborne illness. Focusing on studies published just over the last year in peer-reviewed scientific medical journals, Dr. Greger offers practical advice on how best to...
Page 1 of 212