Acidophilus is a particular species of probiotic from the Lactobacillus genus. It has been well researched in supporting health in areas including traveller’s diarrhoea, Candida overgrowth and antibiotic-associated thrush or diarrhoea...
Saccharomyces boulardii, or S. boulardii, is a probiotic which differs greatly from the well-known species such as L. acidophilus. Saccharomyces boulardii is actually a probiotic yeast, originally extracted from the lychee fruit...
The OptiBac Probiotics range consists of nine different probiotic supplements - all natural, and with no added colourings, flavourings or preservatives.
What are Probiotics?
Probiotics, such as acidophilus and Saccharomyces boulardii, are the good type of bacteria that help crowd out the harmful bacteria in order to support a healthy gut. This is important because more than 70 percent of your body's immune defenses can be found in your digestive tract.
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Probiotics for prevention of asthma?
Posted 2 days ago by Jo
We are becoming increasingly aware of the significant increase in asthma sufferers over the past 50 years. A total of 300 million people acr...
L. plantarum probiotic shown to help lower cholesterol
Posted 8 days ago by Jo
An exciting study has explored potential new ways to lower cholesterol, using probiotic bacteria. Raised cholesterol levels, known as Hyperc...
Chickens may benefit from probiotics
Posted 16 days ago by Jo
Who says probiotics are just for us humans? Most of us are aware of the benefits of probiotics for human health, with plenty of clinical tri...