Probiotics for Women Just Got More Potent (and Targeted)!
Probiotics for Women Just Got More Potent (and Targeted)!

Did you know that everyone’s gut flora composition—the natural microorganisms that support digestive, immune and overall health—is different?* This flora…

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Sinusitis—It’s All About Bacterial Balance
Sinusitis—It’s All About Bacterial Balance

Sinusitis involves inflammation of the sinuses. About 30 million cases of sinusitis occur in the United States annually, yet its…

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Super Bugs and Genetically Modified Food
Super Bugs and Genetically Modified Food

There’s a new superbug in town, a superbug of a different kind. And Monsanto, the biotechnology giant, is the company…

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Diet and the Gut
Diet and the Gut

The human gut is home to thousands of different bacterial species, totaling 100 trillion bacterial cells—that’s about four pounds of…

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Can probiotics soothe colicky babies?
Can probiotics soothe colicky babies?

A recent study reported in the New York Times found that colicky babies had gastrointestinal inflammation in the gut and…

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Recent Study Finds Certain Probiotics Reduced Cold Symptoms
Recent Study Finds Certain Probiotics Reduced Cold Symptoms

Probiotics are well known for their beneficial effects on the gut. But these beneficial bacteria have far-reaching effects that you…

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And the Good News Just Keeps Coming: Ultimate Flora is #1
And the Good News Just Keeps Coming: Ultimate Flora is #1

We have to admit it—we feel a little bit like Sally Field at the ’85 Academy Awards…You really like us!…

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Congrats Nutraceutix! ReNew Life Feels Like a Winner Too
Congrats Nutraceutix! ReNew Life Feels Like a Winner Too

Our friends at Nutraceutix were just honored with the 2010 Technology Innovation of the Year Award from Frost & Sullivan,…

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The Difference between Gluten Sensitivity and Celiac Disease
The Difference between Gluten Sensitivity and Celiac Disease

Gastrointestinal problems are among the most common complaints heard by doctors today. Still, many people fail to look beyond the…

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Probiotics and Prebiotics: What’s the Difference?
Probiotics and Prebiotics: What’s the Difference?

By now many of you have heard about the remarkable health benefits of probiotics. In fact, the good-for-you bacteria seem…

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New Drug-resistant Bacteria Reaches U.S. from India
New Drug-resistant Bacteria Reaches U.S. from India

It sounds like a plot summary from the latest sci-fi novel: Super strains of harmful bacteria impervious to even the…

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Turns Out Bacteria Love the Beach, Too
Turns Out Bacteria Love the Beach, Too

After following more than a thousand South Florida beachgoers for a year, experts at the University of Miami discovered an…

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Wow! Bacteria Can Do That?!
Wow! Bacteria Can Do That?!

In 2008 a gastroenterologist in Minnesota discovered that he was able to cure one of his patients of a destructive…

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New Study: Gut Bacteria May Signal Colon Cancer
New Study: Gut Bacteria May Signal Colon Cancer

A recent study conducted by researchers at the University of Florida revealed that the microscopic organisms living in your gut…

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Irritable Bowel? L-glutamine May Help
Irritable Bowel? L-glutamine May Help

Irritable bowel affects millions of people every day and is among the most common gastrointestinal complaints seen by doctors. In…

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