Probiotic supplements claim to improve digestive and immune health, but how can you know if they really do what they say? I decided to do a 30-day probiotic experiment to test out these claims. The [...]
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In recent years, we have become privy to a host of research showing that the friendly bacteria living in our gut (also known as probiotics) are incredibly good for us -- from regulating inflammation and [...]
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Great site. This is a valuable resource for both the patients and physicians seeking clarity regarding the various preparations of probiotics on the market. Additional benefit could be obtained if you compare the claims of the various companies as to their formulation and the known scientific literature confirming or denying the validity of their claims. This would add to the specificity in recommendation of the various products. Again, I wish you best of luck with this site.
Dr.Michael Lupovici MD - Gastroenterologist, NJ
Great tool, thank you. After much research, including using your website quite a bit, I ended up with a Klaire Labs probiotic, due to its high content of the L. Rhamnosus strain, which I found in a local pharmacy.
Your probiotics comparison feature along with the filtering is just awesome. A one-stop-shop to narrow down your product from among the hundreds available in stores and online! Thanks so much!