Monthly Archives: March 2014

Being too clean may raise your child’s type 1 diabetes risks

March 27th, 2014|

Can you be "too clean" for your health? Apparently so, based on our recent warning about antibacterial soaps, toothpastes and cosmetics containing the broad spectrum antimicrobial and synthetic compound triclosan. Exposure to these harmful chemicals increases the risk that antibiotics

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What is colitis

March 21st, 2014|

Often, this kind of infection occurs when certain bacteria, typically C. diff, outgrow and dominate other bacteria in the gut. Sadly, the over-prescribing of antibiotics -- think ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin and amoxicillin -- to patients by doctors for unnecessary reasons, especially

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Can colon cancer be prevented with a probiotic?

March 12th, 2014|

Colon cancer is an equal opportunity killer in America, cutting across all racial and ethnic lines. Out of the nearly 600,000 cancer deaths predicted in 2014, colon cancer is the third leading cause for men and women, according to the

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