Tag: "probiotic" at medical news
Probiotics can help
... in the field shows children fed milk boosted with probiotic
bacteria suffer fewer respiratory infections and r... respiratory symptoms. But the children given the probiotic
had less severe disease – that is, they had fewer absent days, fewer complications of colds such as ...
Good bacteria to rescue of colitis patients
... and the University of North Carolina administered probiotic
bacteria mixture VSL#3 over a six-week period to 3...l clinical trial, 86 percent of those treated with probiotic
bacteria mixture VSL#3 experienced relief of their mild to moderate ulcerative colitis. The researc...
Harvard Proposes Drug Disposal Plan
...ugs disposed in environment can lead to killing of probiotic
and beneficial bacteria present in the environment. Harvard advices to gift unused good drugs to charity and expired drugs should be disposed in a water proof sealed envelopes and disposed in bag used for disposal of hazardous wastes. Researchers fee...
Genetically modified Lactic acid bacteria offers HIV protection
...ies of Lactic acid bacteria (LAB), which is a good probiotic
bacteria which is used for fermentation of curd and yogurt, used as a probiotic
drug in treating throat infections and// also as applications in saving fish culture system from pat...
Introduction of Microbial Organisms: A Possible Treatment for Asthma
... stimulating the immune system by giving an active probiotic
supplement, Lactobacillus GG, can prevent or delay the appearance of early signs of asthma, such as wheezing, frequent runny nose, and eczema. Lactobacillus GG is a common bacterium found in yogurt and many other foods and often is given to treat d...
Presence of Beneficial Bacteria in Probiotic Drinks Mere Tall Claims
...ss and other external influences. People resort to probiotic
items to balance this deficiency of beneficial bacteria. Prof Gibson, who led the research, said, "Half the products on sale don't contain the bacteria they say on the label. As a rule of thumb, you can trust the big manufacturers. Their quality c...
Probiotics – a probable treatment for Autis
...t is cause or effect." To find out, a trail of a probiotic
treatment to decrease the clostridium level was carried out by his team. 40 autistic children in the age group 4 – 8 years were included in the trial. 20 of them were given Lactobacillus lantarum, a harmless bacterium naturally present in the gut and...
Amul to Launch Sugar Free Desserts
...d the creation of a range of sugar free, low fat probiotic
desserts created for the health conscious. The Amul probiotic
diabetic delight range includes frozen desserts and ice cream. Zero calorie sweeteners like fructo-o...
New Probiotic Supplement, Promotes Digestive Health and Boosts Immune System
...ing the immune system. Sustenex(TM), a new daily probiotic
supplement recently introduced by Ganeden Biotech,... strain of the bacteria Bacillus coagulans. "The probiotic
bacteria GanedenBC30 was included in Sustenex because of its superior ability to survive harsh stoma...
Nutrient-rich Dairy Beverages an Emerging Market
...owing functional food market with products such as probiotic
yoghurt drinks, cholesterol-lowering drinks, drink...conducted by M/s Euromonitor International, though probiotic
branded product manufacturing is, at present, at a nascent stage in India, a radical change is takin...
Yoghurt To Treat Bowel Infections
...ects of LGG detected in their study, safety of the probiotic
in patients who are extremely unwell or immunocompromised is uncertain. They conclude that larger trials and further research are required to investigate the effectiveness of LGG in preventing primary infection....
Probiotic Drinks can Stave Off Hospital Infection
...ridium difficile (C diff), good news at hand. A probiotic
drink can stave of the hospital infection, researc...ted it could save the NHS money. Those given the probiotic
drink had suffered far less diarrhoea. Only 12% developed antibiotic-associated diarrhoea, compared ...
Clinically Proven Probiotic Supplement Now Available to Pharmacists
...ow available through wholesalers. ALIGN is a daily probiotic
supplement that builds and maintains a natural de...fort, urgency, gas and bloating. ALIGN is the only probiotic
supplement that contains Bifantis(R) (Bifidobacterium infantis 35624), a natural probiotic