September 19, 2019

Maintaining a Healthy Liver

  When we talk about maintaining a healthy weight, we often focus on appearance instead of considering the effect that being overweight may have on our […]
September 10, 2019

Kids Probiotic Study

By Ross Pelton, RPh, PhD, CCN Scientific Director, Essential Formulas Probiotics Reduce Antibiotic Use 84.2% in 3-5-Year-Old Kids In a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial, 326 children were […]
July 18, 2019

Elderly Should Supplement with Probiotics

By Ross Pelton, RPh, PhD, CCNScientific Director, Essential Formulas The purpose of this article is to point out that elderly individuals are at a much higher […]
June 27, 2019

Probiotics for Depression & Anxiety

By Ross Pelton, RPh, PhD, CCNScientific Director, Essential Formulas Depression is a big BIG problem. The World Health Organization estimates that by 2030, depression will be […]
June 15, 2019

Probiotics to Treat Obesity

How your microbiome plays a role in your weight By Ross Pelton, RPh, PhD, CCNScientific Director, Essential Formulas This year, researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital are […]
April 3, 2019

Protect Your Skin

By Ross Pelton, RPh, PhD, CCN Winter months are especially hard on your skin because winter air is dryer, wind and central heating also add to […]
March 29, 2019

Proactive Gut Health

By Ross Pelton, RPh, PhD, CCN One hundred years ago, inflammatory bowel diseases such as IBD, ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease were relatively rare occurrences. Today […]
March 19, 2019

Probiotic Can Decrease Your Risk for Dementia

A good gut makes for a great mind!! By Ross Pelton, RPh, PhD, CCN It is estimated that over one-third of Americans age 85 and older […]