Category: Probiotics

October 25, 2019

Are You Ready for Cold and Flu Season?….some things to consider

Dr. Lisa Polinsky, ND   With the recent change to colder temperatures and shorter days we are now in the season of increased frequency of colds and flus. You may notice people around you with runny noses, congestion, coughs, sneezing and red, irritated eyes. Many people wait until it is too late but now is […]

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December 15, 2017

Choosing a Probiotic

Dr. Erin Crossman, ND Live active cultures: There are many things that potentially contain probiotics. Probiotics are live microorganisms, that provide a health benefit to the host when given in adequate amounts. A common product people consider a dose of probiotics is in eating yogurt. But not all yogurts contain viable and clinically proven beneficial […]

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May 29, 2017

Stop the Digestive Madness! Find the cause of your IBS

Dr. Juliet Ghodsian, ND SIBO or Small Intestine Bacterial Overgrowth is a clinical syndrome that is gaining broader acceptance as the true underlying factor in most, if not all, cases of IBS or Irritable Bowel Syndrome. What does SIBO look like and how do you get it? Before explaining these things, let us have a […]

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December 20, 2016

GI Fortify

Dr. Juliet Ghodsian, ND Optimal digestive function helps set the foundation for a healthy, balanced immune system all year round, but particularly during the winter months. Supplementation with probiotic organisms is a well-understood method of introducing and maintaining growth of desired bacterial strains. Similarly, the balance of microflora that live in our intestinal tract can […]

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April 15, 2016

Probiotics for Autism

Dr. Juliet Ghodsian, ND HMF Neuro by Genestra is a unique probiotic preparation containing various strains and species of Lactobacillus and Bifidobacteria to specifically assist with autistic spectrum disorders (ASD) and attention deficit hyperactivity disorders (ADHD). Research shows that autistic children have a significantly higher rate of gastrointestinal tract disorders. Chronic gut inflammation can increase […]

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November 9, 2015

Antibiotics, Probiotics and Your Microbiome

Dr. Jeannie Achuff, ND There are many probiotics available today, some of which may suit your specific microbiome, and some of which may not. Probiotics are trendy in popular health culture, which is not a bad thing! That said, there are many reasons our microbiome can be thrown off balance, which means there are numerous […]

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The Battle of the Bugs

Dr. Juliet Ghodsian, ND Probiotic Supplementation During the Cold and Flu Season Winter is coming! The battle of the bugs has begun. The days grow shorter, the sunlight grows scarcer and our bodies grow more susceptible to viral infections. There are many theories as to why people become sick most frequently during the winter months. […]

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