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Lactobacillus Gasseri

While bacteria are often associated with sickness, infection, and a host of other health issues, they are an essential part of a healthy GI system. The gut microbiome, consisting of countless bacteria found mostly in the large intestine, has been known to contribute to the overall health of an individual. Probiotics are live bacteria that are good for you, primarily because of their contributions to a healthy gut. Probiotics can be found in the form of supplements but can also be consumed naturally through certain foods such as yogurt and kefir. What is Lactobacillus Gasseri? Lactobacillus gasseri is a probiotic

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BlueBiology Prebiotic Review

BlueBiology’s BlueBiotics Ultimate Care probiotic supplement has been our preferred probiotic supplement for some time now and it’s what we

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Top 5 Probiotics of 2019

Updated April 22, 2019 Within the past few years, the probiotics market has been EXPLODING. Doctors may have been prescribing

Spring Valley Extra Strength Probiotic

(Check out the Top Probiotics of 2017 here!) Spring Valley Overall Rating:          3.0/5 While not the most thorough or potent probiotic supplement on the market, we had to give Spring Valley an acceptable rating for their

Doctor’s Best Best Probiotic

(Check out the Top Probiotics of 2017 here!) Doctor’s Best Overall Rating:          2.8/5 These probiotics offer an affordable, simplified alternative to the higher-rated brands reviewed. Including 3 strains of lactobacillus and 3 substrains of bifidobacterium, they provide basic probiotic needs

Puritan’s Pride Probiotic 10

(Check out the Top Probiotics of 2017 here!) Puritan’s Pride Overall Rating:          3.2/5 This probiotic supplement by Puritan’s Pride covers a fair amount of ground and manages to keep its price low enough to be easily affordable for those who

Member’s Mark Probiotic Plus Prebiotic

(Check out the Top Probiotics of 2017 here!) Member’s Mark Overall Rating:          3.0/5   Member’s Mark Probiotic plus Prebiotic comes in convenient packets that are designed to dissolve in the mouth directly. The strains included in this probiotic supplement —

GNC Probiotic Solutions – Adults 50 plus

(Check out the Top Probiotics of 2017 here!) GNC Overall Rating:          3.2/5 GNC Probiotic Solutions Adults 50 Plus is a reasonably potent blend of lactobacillus and bifidobacteria. It includes a few different subspecies of each, and promises that at least

Nature’s Way Primadophilus Optima

(Check out the Top Probiotics of 2017 here!) Nature’s Way Overall Rating:          3.7/5   This  is an excellent, albeit basic, proprietary probiotic blend. With several different strains and a higher CFU count, Primadophilus Optima is an excellent supplement for those

Reviewed Brands

Top Five: BlueBiotics: Ultimate Care Florastor Probiotics Align Probiotic Ultimate Flora Critical Care TruBiotics   Other Reviewed Brands: Bio-K Plus Probiotic Supplement Capsules Culturelle Digestive Health Probiotic Chewables Doctor’s Best Best Probiotic GNC Probiotic Solutions – Adults 50 plus Klaire

Culturelle Digestive Health Probiotic Chewables

(Check out the Top Probiotics of 2017 here!) Culturelle Overall Rating:          2.9/5 Culturelle Digestive Health Probiotic Chewables contain probiotics, vitamin c, and flavorings. Included on the label is nutrition information for children, and the taste of these probiotics seems to

Nature’s Bounty Probiotic Acidophilus Tablets

(Check out the Top Probiotics of 2017 here!) Nature’s Bounty Overall Rating:          2.5/5 Nature’s Bounty Probiotic Acidophilus Tablets are a small supplement with one single strain of probiotic: Lactobacillus acidophilus. They contain a fair amount of live cultures considering the

BlueBiotics Ultimate Care

-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

Spring Valley Extra Strength Probiotic

(Check out the Top Probiotics of 2017 here!) Spring Valley Overall Rating:          3.0/5 While not the most thorough or potent probiotic supplement on the market, we had to give Spring Valley an acceptable rating for their best-of-the-basics supplement. Including several strains of lactobacillus and bifidobacterium, the

Doctor’s Best Best Probiotic

(Check out the Top Probiotics of 2017 here!) Doctor’s Best Overall Rating:          2.8/5 These probiotics offer an affordable, simplified alternative to the higher-rated brands reviewed. Including 3 strains of lactobacillus and 3 substrains of bifidobacterium, they provide basic probiotic needs for the typical human intestine. What to expect from the

Puritan’s Pride Probiotic 10

(Check out the Top Probiotics of 2017 here!) Puritan’s Pride Overall Rating:          3.2/5 This probiotic supplement by Puritan’s Pride covers a fair amount of ground and manages to keep its price low enough to be easily affordable for those who don’t want to spend too much on digestive health. It’s

Member’s Mark Probiotic Plus Prebiotic

(Check out the Top Probiotics of 2017 here!) Member’s Mark Overall Rating:          3.0/5   Member’s Mark Probiotic plus Prebiotic comes in convenient packets that are designed to dissolve in the mouth directly. The strains included in this probiotic supplement — Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG and Bifidobacterium longum BB536 — are two

GNC Probiotic Solutions – Adults 50 plus

(Check out the Top Probiotics of 2017 here!) GNC Overall Rating:          3.2/5 GNC Probiotic Solutions Adults 50 Plus is a reasonably potent blend of lactobacillus and bifidobacteria. It includes a few different subspecies of each, and promises that at least two of them have been researched in adults over 50

Nature’s Way Primadophilus Optima

(Check out the Top Probiotics of 2017 here!) Nature’s Way Overall Rating:          3.7/5   This  is an excellent, albeit basic, proprietary probiotic blend. With several different strains and a higher CFU count, Primadophilus Optima is an excellent supplement for those that need a small boost to digestive function. What to

Reviewed Brands

Top Five: BlueBiotics: Ultimate Care Florastor Probiotics Align Probiotic Ultimate Flora Critical Care TruBiotics   Other Reviewed Brands: Bio-K Plus Probiotic Supplement Capsules Culturelle Digestive Health Probiotic Chewables Doctor’s Best Best Probiotic GNC Probiotic Solutions – Adults 50 plus Klaire Labs Vital 10 Member’s Mark Probiotic Plus Prebiotic Nature’s Bounty

Culturelle Digestive Health Probiotic Chewables

(Check out the Top Probiotics of 2017 here!) Culturelle Overall Rating:          2.9/5 Culturelle Digestive Health Probiotic Chewables contain probiotics, vitamin c, and flavorings. Included on the label is nutrition information for children, and the taste of these probiotics seems to factor into consumer’s buying decisions — whether for or against.

Nature’s Bounty Probiotic Acidophilus Tablets

(Check out the Top Probiotics of 2017 here!) Nature’s Bounty Overall Rating:          2.5/5 Nature’s Bounty Probiotic Acidophilus Tablets are a small supplement with one single strain of probiotic: Lactobacillus acidophilus. They contain a fair amount of live cultures considering the quality of their bottle as well as their encapsulation. The

BlueBiotics Ultimate Care

-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