Tag Archive: probiotics

May 03

Lyme Disease Natural Immune Boosters

As we enjoy the warmer weather, thoughts of family vacations and BBQs may be mixed with concerns about Lyme disease. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there were 27,203 confirmed cases of Lyme disease in the United States in 2013. However, the CDC also reports that the actual number of cases is …

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Dec 22

Alternative Treatments for Multiple Sclerosis

Several years ago I met a young woman who has multiple sclerosis and who impressed me with her dedication to fighting the disease with all things natural. During our conversations, we discussed some of the natural, alternative and complementary approaches available to help individuals live a better life with MS. At the time I had …

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Sep 29

The Healthy Probiotic Diet: Book Review

When people think about probiotics (also known as beneficial or good bacteria), two thoughts typically come to mind: yogurt and nutritional supplements. Beyond these two choices, most individuals usually cannot name any other ways to get beneficial bacteria. The Healthy Probiotic Diet In his book, The Healthy Probiotic Diet: More than 50 Recipes for Improved …

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Jun 02

Probiotics for Children with Autism

Use of probiotics for children with autism may improve behavior and provide other benefits for those affected by this neurodevelopmental disorder. Findings from several studies point to promising results and offer parents of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) a natural treatment option. Probiotics, also known as beneficial or good bacteria, are frequently taken by …

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Apr 07

How To Treat Heartburn Naturally

You know you shouldn’t have eaten the chili or the sausage sandwich but you did, and now you have heartburn.Would you like to know how to treat heartburn naturally? An estimated 60 million Americans experience heartburn at least once a month, and a significant number of them turn to nondrug options and decide to treat …

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