Probiotics, prebiotics — now postbiotics? What's known and not about latest gut research
You may have heard of prebiotics and probiotics, but how about postbiotics? It's a relatively new term and it's an area of research that is very popular right now, microbiologists say. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - April 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Radio/White Coat, Black Art Source Type: news

Are'Antibiotic Diets' Good Practice? Are'Antibiotic Diets' Good Practice?
Researchers are debating whether probiotics and microbiome-boosting foods can help our guts recover during periods of antibiotic use, allowing patients to stay on course with treatment.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - March 16, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

What We Know About Leaky Gut Syndrome
Most of your internal organs are comfortably well protected from the outside world. But the gastrointestinal tract—or more precisely, the inside of the gastrointestinal tract—comes in contact with items from the outside world every day. The foods you eat enter the body via the mouth, travel to the stomach, where they’re partially digested, and move on to the intestines, where the real work of extracting the nutrients and energy we need to live and thrive takes place. The system usually works quite well, but for some folks, it can spring leaks—just as any well-used plumbing system might. These tiny l...
Source: TIME: Health - March 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Elaine K. Howley Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Simple steps to banish bad breath! DR MARTIN SCURR answers your health questions
DR MARTIN SCURR: I'd recommend firstly using a liquid probiotic mouthwash, which contains a culture of health-giving microorganisms. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 8, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Effects of 4G-beta-D-Galactosylsucrose in patients with depression: a randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled, parallel-group comparative study - Tarutani S, Omori M, Ido Y, Yano M, Komatsu T, Okamura T.
Advances in genetic research on microbiome have led to several trials on the effectiveness of synbiotics or probiotics in patients with depression; however, none have evaluated the efficacy of prebiotics. 4G-beta-D-Galactosylsucrose (Lactosucrose, LS) is s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 7, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

Do probiotics benefit growth in children? Upstate study has an answer
Overall, there was no evidence that probiotics had a clinically meaningful effect on any of the growth outcomes in children from high-income countries. (Source: SUNY Upstate Medical)
Source: SUNY Upstate Medical - February 4, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: News Source Type: news

This Heart Health Month, Remember: Healthy Hearts Begin with Healthy...
Research finds improved oral hygiene associated with lower risk for atrial fibrillation and heart failure. ProBiora Health's® oral-care probiotics provide tools to support gum to tooth...(PRWeb January 31, 2022)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/2022/01/prweb18466972.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - January 31, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

JB Chemicals to acquire brands from Sanzyme for Rs 628 crore
JB Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals Ltd on Thursday said it will acquire brands for the Indian market from Sanzyme Pvt Ltd, a player in the probiotics and reproductive health segment, for Rs 628 crore. The brands to be acquired include those in the probiotics portfolio and reproductive health segment of Sanzyme, the company said in a statement. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - January 27, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Gastro Journal Issues Expressions of Concern on 40 Probiotic Articles Gastro Journal Issues Expressions of Concern on 40 Probiotic Articles
The articles appeared in the Journal of Crohn ' s and Colitis, the official journal of the European Crohn ' s and Colitis Organisation (ECCO) and date back to 2007.Retraction Watch (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - January 26, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

JBCPL to buy probiotic and reproductive brands from Sanzyme for Rs 628 crore
The acquired portfolio includes Sporlac which is the third largest probiotics brand in India and specialized products such as Lobun - a probiotic used for delaying progression of Chronic Kidney Disease and Oxalo - an alternate risk-free therapy to decalcify kidney stones. The reproductive health segment has a complete range of infertility and hormone products. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - January 26, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Fiber in diet linked to cancer immunotherapy response
People who ate a high-fiber diet and didn ’t use over-the-counter probiotic supplements lived the longest after immunotherapy for melanoma. (Source: NIH Research Matters)
Source: NIH Research Matters - January 25, 2022 Category: Research Source Type: news

Could Probiotics Reduce'Chemo Brain' in Breast Cancer Patients? Could Probiotics Reduce'Chemo Brain' in Breast Cancer Patients?
Patients with breast cancer reported fewer symptoms of cognitive impairment associated with chemotherapy when they took a probiotics supplements, reports the first study of its kind.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - January 18, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Could THIS twice-daily probiotic filled with gut friendly bacteria help beat Long Covid?
Medics in Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge and Bedfordshire Hospital Trust have been testing the YourGutPlus pills which cost 25p each on patients suffering from long Covid. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 8, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

There Are No Hangover Cures, Scientists Say
Don’t count on ginseng, probiotics or any other so-called hangover cures. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - January 3, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

There Are No Hangover Cures, Scientists Say
MONDAY, Jan. 3, 2022 -- Here ' s a lesson many may have already learned over the past weekend: Don ’t count on ginseng, probiotics or any other so-called hangover cures. No evidence suggests hangover cures work, according to British scientists who... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 3, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news