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Regulating gut microbes may reduce anxiety, finds study

Probiotics are living organisms found naturally in some foods that are also known as "good" or "friendly" bacteria because they fight against harmful bacteria and prevent them from settling in the gut.

Your child needs probiotics to stay healthy. Here's why

Instead of supplements, use natural probiotic foods like yoghurt, curd, buttermilk and fermented foods. Honey is also a type of probiotic, but should not be given to children below one year of age.


Probiotics won't help kids with 'stomach flu': Study

The study has found that there are no treatments for pediatric acute gastroenteritis other than giving children fluids to prevent dehydration and, sometimes, medication to relieve nausea.

Do probiotics really keep the good bacteria in your gut happy?

According to the study, probiotics were found to have little to no effect in the body. The researchers believe that probiotics of the future would need tailoring to the needs of each individual.

Probiotics not effective in reducing anxiety

A new research has discovered consuming yogurt which is rich in probiotics for treatment of anxiety is futile. Probiotics are beneficial for the digestive system but not for reducing any form of anxiety.

Eating probiotics likely to help prevent depression

The findings showed that rats which lived solely on the fatty diet were found to develop behaviour similar to depression, while the rats receiving the probiotics-enriched drinking water remained neutral in their behaviour.


Probiotic Mishti Doi to relieve digestive tract inflammation

Digestive tract issues like inflammation of the digestive tract can now be treated with the consumption of Mishti Doi.

Probiotics may ward off depression

Some psychobiotics have been shown to have anti-inflammatory effects.

Probiotics linked to lower risk of allergies for kids

Babies whose mothers take probiotics while pregnant may be at lower risk for allergies.

Achieve optimal digestive health with these 10 simple tips!

Most people are aware of maintaining a healthy digestive system,but don't do much about it.