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Probiotic bacteria ‘could help in Crohn’s disease therapy’


April 1st, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 1 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that infection with a probiotic strain of E. coli bacteria could help treat and reduce the negative effects of another E. coli infection that may ... Read more...

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Probiotic to treat ulcers identified


February 25th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): Spanish scientists have identified a strain of probiotic bacteria that may be useful in treating ulcers caused by Helicobacter pylori."H. pylori is considered one of the major risk ... Read more...

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New probiotic can treat irritable bowels


February 1st, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 1 (IANS) Probiotics - bugs thought to be healthy for the host organism - found in yogurt have shown promise in combating bowel disorders, Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, scientists ... Read more...

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New probiotic fights inflammatory bowel diseases


February 1st, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 1 (ANI): Northwestern Medicine researchers say that a genetically tweaked version of a common probiotic found in yogurt and cheese may be an effective therapy for inflammatory bowel diseases such ... Read more...

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Probiotic drinks, yogurts ‘do not aid digestion’


October 20th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 20 (ANI): A leading European food watchdog has claimed that probiotic drinks and yogurts, popular with millions of consumers trying to eat healthily, do not boost the immune system or ... Read more...

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Probiotic drinks don’t promote health, says EU study


October 20th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 20 (IANS) Probiotic drinks and yogurts, popular with millions of consumers trying to stay healthy, don't really help people's digestion, finds a recent study. Products such as Yakult, which ... Read more...

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Probiotic use in mums cuts incidence of eczema in babies by 40pc


July 21st, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 21 (ANI): A recent study showed that mothers who drank milk with a probiotic supplement during and after pregnancy were able to cut the incidence of eczema in their babies ... Read more...

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Gut bacteria affect multiple sclerosis: Study


July 20th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 20 (ANI): Biologists have discovered a connection between multiple sclerosis (MS)-an autoimmune disorder that affects the brain and spinal cord-and gut bacteria.California Institute of Technology (Caltech) researchers Sarkis K. ... Read more...

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Cheese boosts the immune system of the elderly people


May 17th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Older people can eat cheese to boost their immune system, according to scientists in Finland. Immunosenescene is the deterioration of the immune system that is related ... Read more...

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Cheese Boosts Immunity In Elderly Individuals


May 17th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 17, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A fresh investigation has declared that daily eating of cheese can boost immunity in elderly individuals. Aging leads to a diminishment in immunity that heightens ... Read more...

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Cheese intake boosts immunity among the elderly


May 16th, 2010 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
London, May 15 (IANS) Cheese can help preserve and boost the immune system of the elderly by acting as a carrier for probiotic bacteria, researchers have found discovered. The research reveals that daily ... Read more...

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Cheese boosts seniors’ immune systems


May 14th, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 14 (ANI): Cheese can help preserve and enhance the immune system of the elderly by acting as a carrier for probiotic bacteria, say scientists in Finland.The research, published in FEMS ... Read more...

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Blueberries keep intestinal inflammations at bay


February 9th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 9 (IANS) Blueberries, rich in anti-oxidants and vitamins, can alleviate and protect against intestinal inflammations, a new study says. The protective effect is even better if the blueberries are eaten ... Read more...

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New aquatic fungus pushing amphibians on road to extinction


November 24th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 24 (ANI): Reports indicate that a new aquatic fungus is threatening to make many amphibians like frogs and toads extinct.According to a report in Microbiology Today, the fungus, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis ... Read more...

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Probiotic bacteria effectively treat colitis in mice


October 26th, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 26 (ANI): In a mice study, a probiotic bacteria has been found effective in treating colitis, say researchers.Colitis is a disease in which the inner tissue of the colon, the ... Read more...

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Probiotics ”help fight hospital-acquired pneumonia”


November 7th, 2008 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 7 (ANI): Probiotics or so-called "friendly" bacteria can be used to protect hospital patients from developing pneumonia, a Swedish study has concluded. According to boffins, probiotics can block the colonization ... Read more...

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Probiotics may help prevent allergies


April 26th, 2008 - 3:18 pm ICT by admin
London , Apr 26 (ANI): A new study has found that if pregnant mothers and infants are exposed to probiotic bacteria, it can result in triggering the growth of the immune ... Read more...

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Red wine can keep food-borne diseases at bay


November 14th, 2007 - 2:05 am ICT by admin
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