Is Too Much Junk Food Destroying Our Good Bacteria?

Junk food is just what it sounds like: food with little or no nutritional value—mainly fast food and packaged snacks…

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Exercise for Your Health, But Cut Sugar to Fight Obesity

While staying active plays an important role in disease prevention and overall health, it turns out it is not the…

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Expectant Moms May Not Be Getting Enough Omega-3

Omega-3 fatty acids such as DHA and EPA provide a variety of health benefits for expectant mothers, including promoting healthy…

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Parents: Sugary Drinks Just as Bad as Soda

Most parents today know that sugary soft drinks and diet sodas are unhealthy for kids and should be avoided, but…

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Good Nutrition for Kids and 3 Benefits of Probiotics

At least 70% of the immune system is in the digestive tract, but a diet high in sugar and low…

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Eating at Home is Healthier: New Year’s Resolution Tip #2

A Johns Hopkins University study examined the eating habits of roughly 9,000 U.S. adults and found that those who prepare…

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Study: Most Americans Harboring Toxic Flame Retardants

Scientists from the Silent Spring Institute say most Americans are harboring at least a handful of harmful toxins in their…

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Daily Exercise Boosts Brain Function in Children

With the rise of electronic media, U.S. kids are getting more “screen time” but less physical activity—a trend that may…

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Introducing Ultimate Flora™ Probiotic Gummies!

Who says gummies are just for kids? New Ultimate Flora Probiotic Gummies are a fun, delicious way for children and…

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Back-to-School Basics: 5 Quick Tips for Parents

As summer comes to an end, kids across the country are loading up their backpacks with fresh supplies and heading…

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Obese Preschoolers at Risk for Health Problems Later

Researchers in Italy analyzed the health data of more than 5,700 healthy kids between the ages of 2 and 6…

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Are Newborns Getting Good Bacteria Even Earlier?

We often hear that babies get their first dose of bacteria in the birth canal during delivery, but results of…

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Kids & Diabetes: 4 Simple Tips for Parents

Because children as young as four years old have been seen with blood sugar problems (a precursor to type 2…

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5 Super Benefits Of Probiotics For Kids

Children are exposed to daily challenges to their immune and digestive systems, and probiotic supplements for kids are a safe…

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Study: Probiotics Support Digestive Health in Children

You may not spend a lot of time thinking about it, but are trillions of beneficial bacteria called probiotics that…

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