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New Probiotic Lowers Cholesterol Levels

New research adds to growing evidence that regular consumption of probiotics has numerous health benefits beyond that of improving digestive health. New evidence shows that daily intake of two doses of a new formulation of probiotics called Lactobacillus reuteri NCIMB 30242 can improve blood cholesterol levels, thus potentially reducing one’s risk for heart disease. Probiotics are “good” bacteria found naturally in the intestines and other parts of the body. They help maintain good body functions and a lack of these live microorganisms can induce overgrowth of harmful bacteria that can cause disease. Probiotics are also found in foods like yogurt […]

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A recent study shows that antibiotic residues in uncured sausage meat may weaken good bacteria added by processors to acidify the sausage, allowing harmful bacteria to proliferate in them. Lactic acid-producing bacteria are usually inoculated into sausage meat by manufacturers to kill pathogens (bad bacteria) in the raw meat. However, antibiotic residues in the meat, which are usually given by animal growers to treat disease, may kill the good bacteria, thus allowing the bad ones to proliferate. This puts the consumers at risk for foodborne infections. Hanne Ingmer, one of the researchers at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark, and University […]

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