News tagged with lactic acid
Probiotic drinks such as Yakult and Vivit can alleviate the symptoms of pollen allergies, says Wageningen UR PhD scholar Yvonne Vissers. They do this by diminishing the amounts of certain proteins that cause hay fever. The ...
Health Jun 16, 2011 | 4.7 / 5 (3) | 0
Poor gut flora is believed to trigger obesity. In the same way, healthy gut flora could reduce the risk. This has shown to be the case in tests on rats.
Medical research May 25, 2011 | 5 / 5 (2) | 2
Scientists have been unclear for some time about how most probiotics work. A new study has found a scientific 'design' for a probiotic that could be used to treat inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), such as Crohn's disease.
Inflammatory disorders Oct 20, 2011 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
For the fitness-inclined, a hard workout can actually feel good: a chance to loosen up tight joints, sweat out the days stress and push through the burn of those last few reps.
Health Oct 07, 2011 | 4.5 / 5 (2) | 0
Yoghurt has been valued for centuries for its health-promoting effects. These effects are thought to be mediated by the lactic acid bacteria typically contained in yoghurt. Evidence from recent scientific ...
Medical research Apr 26, 2012 | 2.5 / 5 (2) | 0