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BlueBiotics Ultimate Care Review

Last Updated: November 22, 2019-EDITORS’ CHOICE-           Overall Rating:          4.8/5 What Really Sets BlueBiotics UC Apart From The Rest? For years, BlueBiotics has been the most highly recommended and most effective probiotic supplement available. With their new supplement, BlueBiotics Ultimate Care, BlueBiotics is seeking to improve upon their already revolutionary probiotic blend – but did they manage to succeed? The short answer: Yes. In more ways than one. From Lactobacillus acidophilus to Bacillus Coagulans, BlueBiotics is a veritable list of the most researched and proven probiotic bacteria known to science. This is the only full-spectrum probiotic supplement on the market,

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Lactobacillus Gasseri

Last Updated: March 8, 2019While bacteria are often associated with sickness, infection, and a host of other health issues, they

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BlueBiology Prebiotic Review

Last Updated: August 26, 2019BlueBiology’s BlueBiotics Ultimate Care probiotic supplement has been our preferred probiotic supplement for some time now

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Lactobacillus Rhamnosus

Last Updated: January 23, 2019What is Lactobacillus rhamnosus? Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG is a form of naturally occurring bacteria that is commonly found in the genital and urinary tract of human females. It is one of the most widely used probiotic

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Lactobacillus Salivarius

Last Updated: January 23, 2019Lactobacillus salivarius is a form of naturally occurring bacteria that is commonly found in the gastrointestinal tracts of most humans. L. salivarius is one of 25 species in the L. salivarius clade (group of organisms with

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What Are Probiotics? A Guide to Probiotic Foods, Supplements & Benefits

Last Updated: June 14, 2019Medically reviewed by: Chris Duncombe, M.D. What are probiotics? The World Health Organization(WHO) defines probiotics as “live microorganisms which when administered in adequate amounts confer a health benefit on the host”.[1] Probiotics provide these health benefits

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Probiotics for Digestive Problems

Last Updated: May 1, 2019Medically Reviewed by: Chris Duncombe, M.D. In a time when society is burdened by high-stress work environments, low-quality fast food, fatigue, and an obsession with antibiotics, natural gut flora is under attack. Our digestive systems are

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Notable Probiotic Strains

Last Updated: January 23, 2019 Bifidobacterium Breve Bifidobacterium Lactis Complex Lactobacillus Acidophilus Lactobacillus Plantarum Saccharomyces Boulardii

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Lactobacillus Plantarum

Last Updated: April 10, 2019Medically Reviewed by: Chris Duncombe, M.D. Lactobacillus plantarum is one of the most widely studied bacterial strains in the Lactobacilli genus. It is a Gram-positive, non-spore forming rod bacteria that is found in many strains in

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Bifidobacterium Lactis Complex

Last Updated: April 3, 2019Medically Reviewed by: Chris Duncombe, M.D. What is Bifidobacterium Lactis Complex? Bifidobacteria are a form of naturally occurring bacteria that are commonly found in the gastrointestinal tracts and mouths of mammals, including humans. They are one of the

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Probiotics and Mood Disorders

Last Updated: October 16, 2019Medically Reviewed by: Chris Duncombe, M.D. There are a number of physical health conditions that may be successfully treated with probiotics. These include reducing the risk of asthma, lowering LDL cholesterol/normalizing blood pressure, reducing inflammation, and treating irritable

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Do Probiotics Help Lower Cholesterol?

Last Updated: March 18, 2019Medically Reviewed by: Chris Duncombe, M.D. You may be familiar with the use of probiotics for enhancing gut health. However, what you may not know is that these gut-friendly bacteria may also be beneficial for heart

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Bifidobacterium Breve

Last Updated: February 5, 2019Medically Revied by: Chris Duncombe, M.D. There are various types of bacteria that live within the human intestinal tract, some of which have a mutually beneficial relationship with us, their host. These bacteria that have a

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Bifidobacterium Longum: A Probiotic Bacteria

Last Updated: January 23, 2019Bifidobacterium longum is a rod-shaped, Gram-positive, anaerboic bacterium strain in the Bifidobacterium genus of the phylum Actinobacteria (1,2). Bifidobacteria are prokaryotes, which mean that they are unicellular organisms that do not have a membrane-bound nucleus, mitochondria, or membrane-bound organelle (3). These bacteria are considered obligate anaerobes,

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Lactobacillus Casei

Last Updated: January 23, 2019Lactobacillus casei is a rod-shaped, gram-positive, non-spore forming bacterium strain in the Lactobacilli genus (1). It is found in many strains in lactic acid fermented food products such as sauerkraut, fermented meat and fish, sourdough, pickled vegetables, and wine as well as in beets and dairy

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Lactobacillus Rhamnosus

Last Updated: January 23, 2019What is Lactobacillus rhamnosus? Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG is a form of naturally occurring bacteria that is commonly found in the genital and urinary tract of human females. It is one of the most widely used probiotic strains, and is often used to prevent or treat gastro-intestinal

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Lactobacillus Salivarius

Last Updated: January 23, 2019Lactobacillus salivarius is a form of naturally occurring bacteria that is commonly found in the gastrointestinal tracts of most humans. L. salivarius is one of 25 species in the L. salivarius clade (group of organisms with a common ancestor) of the genus Lactobacillus. The name Lactobacillus

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What Are Probiotics? A Guide to Probiotic Foods, Supplements & Benefits

Last Updated: June 14, 2019Medically reviewed by: Chris Duncombe, M.D. What are probiotics? The World Health Organization(WHO) defines probiotics as “live microorganisms which when administered in adequate amounts confer a health benefit on the host”.[1] Probiotics provide these health benefits in several ways: Probiotics support a healthy immune system They

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Probiotics for Digestive Problems

Last Updated: May 1, 2019Medically Reviewed by: Chris Duncombe, M.D. In a time when society is burdened by high-stress work environments, low-quality fast food, fatigue, and an obsession with antibiotics, natural gut flora is under attack. Our digestive systems are deprived of their natural, health-promoting microorganisms, and bacteria that causes

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Notable Probiotic Strains

Last Updated: January 23, 2019 Bifidobacterium Breve Bifidobacterium Lactis Complex Lactobacillus Acidophilus Lactobacillus Plantarum Saccharomyces Boulardii

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Lactobacillus Plantarum

Last Updated: April 10, 2019Medically Reviewed by: Chris Duncombe, M.D. Lactobacillus plantarum is one of the most widely studied bacterial strains in the Lactobacilli genus. It is a Gram-positive, non-spore forming rod bacteria that is found in many strains in lactic acid fermented food products (1,2). Such foods as brined

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Bifidobacterium Lactis Complex

Last Updated: April 3, 2019Medically Reviewed by: Chris Duncombe, M.D. What is Bifidobacterium Lactis Complex? Bifidobacteria are a form of naturally occurring bacteria that are commonly found in the gastrointestinal tracts and mouths of mammals, including humans. They are one of the common forms of bacteria found in the intestinal flora of

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Probiotics and Mood Disorders

Last Updated: October 16, 2019Medically Reviewed by: Chris Duncombe, M.D. There are a number of physical health conditions that may be successfully treated with probiotics. These include reducing the risk of asthma, lowering LDL cholesterol/normalizing blood pressure, reducing inflammation, and treating irritable bowel syndrome and vaginosis. But as it turns out, probiotics