Date: 2010-04-27 Author: Belinda Reynolds Access:
Hippocrates is quoted as saying, “All health begin in the gut”. Could this include weight management? Probiotics are well known for their use in gastrointestinal health, digestion, maturity of the innate immune system, reduction of systemic inflammation and the reduction of allergies such as atopic eczema. Now, with the help of exciting new research findings, we can begin to understand how a broad spectrum probiotic may also play a role in the management of weight.