Health Blogs — Probiotics

Minding Your Microbiome

Posted by James McCauley on

Minding Your Microbiome

The bacteria that comprise our microbiome are in us but not of us. Technically, we are in a relationship with our microbiome — and, it may be the most intimate relationship we can have. Microbiome – In Us, Not Of UsA wide variety of microorganisms inhabit almost every part of the human body — living on the skin, in in the nose and the gut. These microorganisms are known collectively as our microbiome and luckily, most of the time they live in harmony with us, providing functions essential to our survival. We know that having normal, healthy gastrointestinal bacteria is...

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6 Reasons Women Should Take a Probiotic

Posted by Matthew White on

6 Reasons Women Should Take a Probiotic

6 Reasons Women Should Take a Probiotic   As women, we’re constantly seeking balance. Balancing our families and careers, time and energy, work and fun can be a struggle. But balancing that delicate microbiome in our guts doesn’t have to be a challenge, thanks to probiotics. Probiotics are “live microorganisms that, when administered in adequate amounts, confer a health benefit on the host.” There are many myths about probiotics, but the health benefits aren’t one of them. If you’re curious why you should consider taking a daily probiotic and how it can benefit you, consider the following six reasons. Probiotics support...

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Rebalancing the Microbiome with Herbs

Posted by Matthew White on

Rebalancing the Microbiome with Herbs

Numerous studies have confirmed that aged garlic extract supports cardiovascular function. But new research demonstrates how it supports the health and balance of the gut microbiome.

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How Probiotics Improve Both Men’s and Women’s Health

Posted by Kevin Garcia on

How Probiotics Improve Both Men’s and Women’s Health
It is well-known how mechanically different men and women are, but did you know these differences can affect which types of foods and probiotics affect our digestive health and overall wellness?

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6 Reasons to Love Healthy Origins

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6 Reasons to Love Healthy Origins

Whether you are looking for antioxidants, krill oil or probiotics, Healthy Origins is worth considering. Why? Well, to begin with, the name reflects the company’s mission: to provide customers with a HEALTHY value from reliable ORIGINS. 6 More Reasons to Choose Health Origins: They are a family-owned and operated company – and they will be celebrating their 25th anniversary of being in business this year. Healthy Origins tests their products for potency, allergens, microbiological contaminants and heavy metals through an independent, third-party lab. They don’t use hidden fillers, coatings, or bindersAnd when it comes to gelatin, they only use kosher/halal certified bovine (beef)...

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