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How Are Gut Bacteria and Bone Related?

Your gut contains tens of trillions of microorganisms, including at least 1,000 different species of known bacteria. Even though these bacteria are microscopic in size, they are so abundant that they make up 1 to 3 percent of your total body mass! 433 more words

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The several uses and advantages of taking Probiotics in the form of supplements

Probiotics are the health-friendly bacteria that live in the intestinal tract of our body. In short, Probiotics are microorganisms that can be enjoyed as the food supplement. 436 more words

Quality Probiotic Supplements

The Mermaid on Juice

Rather than post about seafood or the current state of our oceans or anything related to either of those topics, the mermaid’s going a bit off kilter today and posting about the juice cleanse I did over the weekend. 847 more words

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Natural soft drinks or chemical Soft drinks dilemma

I have drunk so many soft drinks in my teenager life and in my twenties, that I really feel guilty to have put so much stress on my body. 422 more words

Food Notes: Happy Culture Kombucha

What is Kombucha?

Kombucha is a variety of fermented, lightly effervescent sweetened black or green tea drinks commonly intended as functional beverages for their supposed health benefits. 229 more words

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The Fungus Within Us

Last week I was sitting in my office when I coworker stopped by. We talked briefly regarding a work concern and then she proceeded to share her frustration with her newly acquired IBS, including sudden urgency after meals. 542 more words

Does Your Dog Need a Probiotic?

The short answer is…”Probiotics are always a good idea.” Let me explain why!

You might be thinking…”My dog appears to have great digestion. His/her bowel movements are normal, and I haven’t observed any GI issues.” That’s GREAT news!   352 more words