Probiotic supplements may ease anxiety and depression

Supplements to boost probiotics -- the helpful micro-organisms that reside in our bodies -- can alter the way people process emotional information and ease anxiety and depression, new research suggests.

Wine bacteria may boost health

Red wine has bacteria that may be beneficial to human health, according to a new study.

How probiotics are good for your gut revealed

Researchers have found that "normal" bacteria plays vital for keeping intestinal lining intact and eating probiotics, which contains the good kind of bacteria, helps in avoiding inflammatory disorders that occur when the intestinal lining has been compromised.

Probiotics crucial for super gut health

The bacteria that aid in digestion help keep the intestinal lining intact, scientists say, adding that daily probiotics hold the key to ward off inflammatory disorders that occur when the intestinal lining has been compromised.

Eating probiotics daily may help reduce high blood pressure

A new study suggests that consuming probiotics found in yoghurt and other dairy products not just help in aiding digestion but may also help in controlling blood pressure.

Consuming probiotics reduce liver fat: Study

A study has revealed that consuming probiotics for a month helps in diminishing fat accumulation in the liver.

White bread does boost `good` gut bacteria

This evening when you go to your neighbourhood store to buy groceries, add the much-maligned white bread to your list.

Probiotics not helpful for tots with colic

Researchers have found that Probiotics do not help infants with colic.

Good gut health can help lower cholesterol levels

Researchers have found that a good gut health can have a positive effect on the heart as certain probiotics have cholesterol-lowering potential.

Give probiotic to your newborn for perfect tummy

Feeding your newborn with curd or any other probiotic in first three months can reduce vomiting, acid reflux or constipation.

Taking probiotics during pregnancy doesn`t prevent asthma in kids

Researchers have claimed that even though probiotics has health benefits preventing childhood asthma isn`t one of them.

Researchers find better way to treat hookworm infections

US researchers have reported preliminary success using genetically engineered probiotics against hookworms, an intestinal parasite which infects millions of people, particularly pregnant women and children in the developing world.

Probiotics offer enormous potential for treatment of depression

A new study has revealed that probiotics- live bacteria that help maintain a healthy digestive system- when ingested in adequate amounts, offer enormous potential for the treatment of depression and other stress-related disorders.

Fermented drink made from tea `Kombucha` new super remedy for gut health

Kombucha, an alcohol-free fermented beverage made from tea, might just be the next big thing in probiotics.

Probiotics linked to lower risk of allergies for kids

Babies whose mothers take probiotics while pregnant and those who are given the so-called "good bacteria" supplements early in life may be at lower risk for allergies but not asthma than other kids.

Probiotics alter brain function

UCLA researchers have found that bacteria ingested in food can affect brain function in humans.

Probiotics reduce stress-induced intestinal flare-ups

Probiotics may reduce intestinal inflammation caused by abnormal gut bacteria due to stress, a new study has found.

Gut bugs help build healthy bones

A natural probiotic supplement can help treat people with osteoporosis and produce healthy bones, according to a new study. Probiotics are bugs that can help balance the immune system.

Probiotics may help combat cold: Study

Probiotic supplements can help reduce the symptoms and duration of colds and respiratory infections by 34 per cent, a new study has claimed.

A dose of `good` bacteria may help cure sinus infection

Adding a dose of the `good` bacteria to the sinuses may help treat some chronic conditions of the disease, a new study has claimed.