Many of us lose our healthful eating habits the moment the bread basket arrives when we eat out. Celebrating March as National Nutrition Month, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics encourages everyone to learn how to “put your best fork forward” when dining out.
The best strategy is to consider how to approach a restaurant meal before you ever take your seat.… Read more
Christian John Lillis and Liam Lillis, Co-founders, Peggy Lillis Foundation
On October 21, 2016, the Peggy Lillis Foundation (PLF) held our Seventh Annual FIGHT C. DIFF Gala. We were proud to have Prebiotin as a Gala sponsor and supporter of our work building a nationwide Clostridium difficile (C.… Read more
Why do Cleveland Clinic’s Top 10 Game-Changing Medical Innovations Matter? Because it may just be “The Tipping Point…”
Anne Mercer Larson, M.O.B.
Director of Marketing and Public Relations, Prebiotin
Cleveland Clinic’s announcement of the Top 10 Medical Innovations came at the conclusion of the 2016 Medical Innovation Summit.
The real surprise was the designation of the #1 spot to the Microbiome, welcome news to the “natural channel” product manufacturers, but more importantly to the millions of people globally who suffer from conditions and diseases that have the potential to be prevented and even healed.… Read more
“Healing is a matter of time, but it is sometimes also a matter of opportunity.” – Hippocrates
Carefully Considering What You Eat May Help You Through Cancer Treatment and Beyond
With National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in full swing, there’s no better time to take a hard look at how treatment techniques during and after cancer have evolved and, in particular, how prebiotics may help.… Read more
“It’s not what you believe that counts; it’s what you believe enough to do.” Gary Gilbranson
Breast Cancer Prevention May Start in Your Gut…
The advent of October is best known for one major health theme — breast cancer awareness. National statistics show that breast cancer affects about 1 in every 8 women during their lifetime, and as many as 70% of these cancer cases are of unknown origin.… Read more
Prebiotics Can Help Create a Healthier & Happier You
by Anne Mercer Larson
A health segment “Happy Gut, Happy Body” aired on the 700 Club CBN News Friday, August 12, 2016, focusing on the power of prebiotics to affect and direct our health, wellness, and help prevent and even cure disease.… Read more
The cause of rheumatoid arthritis has baffled researchers for decades. The immune system is involved, of course, but what triggers the immune system in the first place? Researchers are starting to find answers in an unlikely place: the human gut. Mounting evidence suggests the bacteria that live in the human gut may be the trigger of rheumatoid arthritis.… Read more
Juvenile arthritis isn’t a single disease — it’s actually a group of related illnesses, first occurring during childhood. These diseases haves names like juvenile idiopathic arthritis, juvenile dermatomyositis, and juvenile lupus. While most children with juvenile arthritis will experience red, swollen, painful joints, some children do not. Some children may have different signs and symptoms of the disease, such as eye problems, skin abnormalities or blood vessel disease.… Read more
Did you know you have a whole ecosystem of tiny living microorganisms living inside your gut? It’s true. Figures from the U.S. News & World Report state that there are an estimated 1,000 species of bacteria living in your gut at any one time, depending on what you’ve been exposed to throughout your life.… Read more
Contributor: WILSON F. JACKSON, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF
Autoimmune hepatitis is a chronic disease that occurs when your immune system attacks your normal cells and components of your liver, causing damage and inflammation. In the U.S., around 70 percent of autoimmune hepatitis sufferers are female in the age group of between 15 to 40 years of age, according to the American Liver Foundation.… Read more