By Ross Pelton, RPh, PhD, CCN
Scientific Director, Essential Formulas
Probiotic bacteria play important roles in the regulation of human health but until recently, the mechanisms that explain how probiotic bacteria regulate so many aspects of human health have remained elusive. This puzzle is starting to be solved.
When bacteria ferment dietary fibers in the colon, they create compounds referred to as postbiotic metabolites. During the past two decades, scientific studies have been explaining how various classes of postbiotic metabolites regulate many aspects of human health, especially the immune system. Postbiotic metabolites are now recognized as critically important health-regulating compounds for the whole body.
Dr. Ohhira’s probiotics are produced in a multi-year fermentation process. Independent studies report that Dr. Ohhira’s Probiotics contain over 500 postbiotic metabolites.
The GUT Immune System:
Thus, maintaining a healthy gut microbiome and a healthy well-functioning gastrointestinal tract are critical for the maintenance of a healthy immune system.
Dr. Ohhira’s Probiotics is the world-leader in directly delivering postbiotic metabolites. This rapidly helps resolve dysbiosis-related GI problems, which in turn, helps people maintain a healthy microbiome and a healthy immune system.
Postbiotic metabolites in Dr. Ohhira’s Probiotics help in the following ways:
Take Dr. Ohhira’s Probiotics, a fermented food probiotic that contains probiotics, prebiotics and over 500 postbiotic metabolites to support your health and your immune system.
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