Probiotic Health News

October 7, 2018

SCFAs Lower Cholesterol

Short-Chain Fatty Acids: Postbiotic Metabolites That Lower Cholesterol By Ross Pelton, RPh, PhD, CCN Short-chain fatty acids (SCFAs) are one of the most important groups of […]
October 7, 2018

Probiotic vs Antibiotics

Study Reveals Taking a Probiotic Regularly Means less Need for Antibiotics By Ross Pelton, RPh, PhD, CCN A landmark paper just published (Sept. 2018) reported that […]
September 20, 2018

Response To Recently Published Research In Issue Of Cell Denoting The Benefits Of Probiotics

Essential Formulas Science Director Addresses Recent ‘Bad Science’ Concerning Study in Cell claiming Probiotics are ‘Almost Useless’ By Ross Pelton, RPh, PhD, CCN Two studies published […]
August 15, 2018

Next Generation Antibiotics

Next Generation Antibiotics: Bacteriocins and Defensins: Postbiotic Metabolites That Fight Pathogens The overuse and misuse of antibiotics has created a global health crisis   By Ross […]
August 7, 2018

Probiotics Regulate Bone Density

  Review of Clinical Trials on Probiotics Affect on Bone Health Science Catching Up to a Decade-old Study by a Pioneer in Probiotic Health   By […]
August 2, 2018

Probiotics During or After Antibiotics

Should I Take Probiotics During or After Antibiotics?   By Ross Pelton, RPh, PhD, CCN As a pharmacist, I’m often asked, “Should I take a probiotic […]
July 17, 2018

Colonoscopies Upset Your Microbiome

Colonoscopies Upset Your Microbiome & Weaken Your Immune System Can Probiotics & Postbiotic Metabolites Help?   By Ross Pelton, RPh, PhD, CCN Maintaining a healthy microbiome […]
July 16, 2018

Probiotic Bacteria Love Exercise

Exercise Promotes Beneficial Bacteria! Postbiotics Produced by Workouts   By Ross Pelton, RPh, PhD, CCN We all have days where we lack the motivation to exercise, […]