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08 Dec 2019

Lactokids - A mother's recommended probiotic for children

Do you know only 1 sachet of Lactokids + probiotics per day, packed with 9 active probiotic strains and with 10 billion cfu, this is all it takes to strengthen you child's immune function and help to develop a strong...
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07 Dec 2019

WHAT'S THE BIG DEAL On Gut Care?

The gut plays a role in the digestion and absorption of nutrients, and fermented and probiotic-rich foods help to maintain our microflora, said Dr Reuben Wong, a gastroenterologist from gut CARE at Gleneagles Hospital.
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06 Dec 2019

Are Probiotics any Good?

What are probiotics? Simply put, probiotics are bacteria that are good for our bodies, especially our digestive systems. Good and bad bacteria are already in our guts, but probiotics help more of the good kind grow...
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03 Dec 2019

Stress could be the reason behind that pimple – here’s how to fight it

Believe it or not, bacteria could be your best bet against zits and dry, itchy skin.
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02 Dec 2019

Parkinson's linked to gut bacteria

For the first time, researchers have found a functional link between the bacteria in the gut and the onset of Parkinson's disease, one of the world's most common debilitating brain disorders.
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01 Dec 2019

Probiotics 101

Probiotics are nothing new; foods containing them have been around for thousands of years. Elie Metchnikoff, a scientist who won the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1908, studied peasants in Bulgaria who lived longer than...
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28 Nov 2019

Probiotics play a critical role for Seniors

Lactomin advance + probiotics is an unique formulation with USA patented and clinically proven 3 strains and an addition of 2 more highly researched and critical strains promoting a strong digestive system and immune...
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28 Nov 2019

Celebrities weigh in on Probiotics

Hollywood stars and celebrity dieticians recommend PROBIOTICS and use them every day to help keep them healthy. Gwyneth Paltrow uses probiotics and recommends them on her website. Here’s what her health advisor, Dr...
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27 Nov 2019

Eczema and Probiotics

Despite their tiny size, bacteria play an important role in eczema and in the overall health of the skin.
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23 Nov 2019

NUH study to help those with egg allergy (Probiotics could help)

Probiotics, immunotherapy being looked into to help patients consume eggs safely
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21 Nov 2019

How Children Can Benefit From Probiotics

Children develop their microbiome as early as in their mother’s womb and throughout their early childhood. A healthy microbiome is crucial to building strong immunity. Infants get probiotics from the microbiota in...
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15 Nov 2019

Superbugs kill one person every 15 minutes in US, says CDC report

Drug-resistant germs sicken about three million people every year in the United States and kill about 35,000, representing a much larger public health threat than previously understood, according to a long-awaited...
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05 Nov 2019

How To Choose The Right Probiotic Supplement

Probiotics have gained a lot of attention recently as people are more aware of the importance of a healthy gut on their overall well-being. Many modern day ailments, such as fatigue, weight gain, skin conditions or...
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26 Oct 2019

Is your child's digestion important?

Why taking care of your child's digestive system matters?
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26 Oct 2019

Colon cancer ranked as TOP Cancer in Singapore

Colorectal cancer starts in the large intestine (colon) or the rectum (end of the colon). It is the most common cancer in developed countries today. People living in these countries have three times the risk of...
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25 Oct 2019

Unique Double Protection on Probiotics

The importance of microencapsulation of probiotics to ensure optimal delivery of strains into your intestines.
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15 Oct 2019

Why i choose Lactomin probiotics

Probiotics are the live bacteria that live in your body and keep your gut healthy. These friendly bacteria patrol your intestines and keep your digestive system running smoothly by helping digest food, destroying...
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14 Oct 2019

How your gut affects your body

Gut Mircobiome - This is home base for the bacteria in your digestive tract. Here, they help you break down food and turn nutrients into things your body can use. They stop growing when they run out of food, so you'll...
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02 Oct 2019

How good is Lactomin and Lactokids?

“Are probiotics really worth taking if you have gut health concerns?” My answer is now a yes! Having a healthy balance of good gut bacteria is key for maintaining good gut health, and in turn, good health as a whole,...
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22 Sep 2019

Cranberry Extract Benefits

Cranberry are powerful antioxidants Cranberries are full of antioxidants, which protect your body from damage caused by free radicals. Interestingly, cranberries contain more antioxidants than many other commonly...
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22 Sep 2019

Germs in Your Gut Are Talking to Your Brain. Scientists Want to...

The body’s microbial community may influence the brain and behavior, perhaps even playing a role in dementia, autism and other disorders. In 2014 John Cryan, a professor at University College Cork in Ireland, attended...
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17 Sep 2019

Proven Probiotic Strains

Lactomin and Lactokids consists of a combination of widely researched probiotic strains, selectively, L.acidophillus, B.longum and L.rhamnosus. The combination of these strains are able to relieve AAD and CDAD.
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15 Sep 2019

Men and UTI

Causes of UTIs Most UTIs are caused by the bacterium Escherichia coli (E. coli), which is naturally present in your body. The bacterium gets into the urinary tract through the urethra. The urethra is the tube that...
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13 Sep 2019

Cranmax in Lactocran an approved UTI medical claim

Cranmax, a cranberry extract has been approved and supported by a health claim in the Korean market, after the nation's regulatory approved a claim linking it to urinary tract infection. Cranmax is widely used in the...
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05 Sep 2019

CNA features on importance of Probiotics

"Adults need about 1 billion to 10 billion colony-forming units (CFUs) of probiotics a day, said Jaclyn Reutens, a clinical and sports dietitian, and founder of Aptima Nutrition & Sports Consultants."This shows...
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03 Sep 2019

Why are probiotics important for kids?

These little ones are prone to tummy trouble, eczema, and more. This is just part and parcel of growing up, also due to enviromental factors, food sources and industrialization. However probiotics are the natural...
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03 Sep 2019

Are All Probiotics The Same?

Each strain is very unique. Dr. Celik says: “No, not all probiotics are the same.” So, to find the right probiotics supplement for you, you have to look at the number of strains in the formulation, the potency, as...
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22 Aug 2019

LactoCran + Probiotics: A better way to manage UTI

Lactocran + UTI probiotics is a premium probiotic supplement with USA patented and clinically proven cranberry extract (Cran-Max) with 19 probiotic strains and prebiotics. The triple action formulation help to...
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18 Aug 2019

Probiotics can improve your child's gut and brain

What are probiotics and are they safe for kids? Probiotics are beneficial bacteria that live in our gut (mostly intestines) and perform a wide variety of functions including regulating the immune system, digesting...
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09 Aug 2019

You Can Always Count On Us!

Our utmost priority is safety, quality and efficacy and you can count on us for that! Our probiotics (Lactomin, Lactokids and Lactocran) are extensively researched, tested and proven in Korea. We are proudly...
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28 Jul 2019

Why is digestion important

The digestive system is made up of the gastrointestinal tract—also called the GI tract or digestive tract—and the liver, pancreas, and gallbladder. The GI tract is a series of hollow organs joined in a long, twisting...
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19 Jul 2019

6 Tips on how to care for your new born

Tip 1: Night time routines and adjustments - It's never too early to start a night time routine. Babies start out having their days and nights mixed up and might sleep more and longer during the day for the first...
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17 Jul 2019

Why taking care of your child's digestive system matters?

As our children’s systems are still developing they are extremely vulnerable to toxins in their environment. Their gastrointestinal tract provides vital functions for immunity and by protecting and maintaining healthy...
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13 Jul 2019

LactoCran has the most probiotic strains

Lactocran has the most probiotic strains for one reason, and that is to target the urinary tract. Urinary tract infections (UTIs) currently rank amongst the most prevalent bacterial infections, representing a major...
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12 Jul 2019

Is Fruit Juice any good?

A recent study on sugar content in freshly squeezed fruit juices have shown alarming results in high sugar content, low fruit benefits and its no better than canned drinks.
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11 Jul 2019

Great For Travel!

Lactomin is a must for all travel needs, especially with differing conditions in food and environment when travelling to another country. Lactomin can prevent and help relieve traveller's diarrhoea! Don't let any bout...
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08 Jul 2019

What is UTI?

Urinary tract infections occur when bacteria is present within the urinary tract in significant numbers. In Singapore, UTIs are common in women, with 1 in 5 adult women aged 20-65 experiencing a UTI at least once a...
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07 Jul 2019

The Rise of antibiotics

Antibiotics are medicines used to prevent and treat bacterial infections. Antibiotic resistance occurs when bacteria change in response to the use of these medicines. Bacteria, not humans or animals, become...
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02 Jul 2019

Health and Technology

Technology is leading the way towards better prevention, diagnosis and treatment (Straits Times, 10/08/2019) Singaporeans are living longer than ever, and the country has recently topped the world in life expectancy...
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30 Jun 2019

Superbugs can cause UTI (Urinary Tract Infection)

"Unlike the outbreaks of diarrhoeal illnesses caused immediately after humans eat contaminated vegetables, the antibiotic-resistant bacteria can hide in the human intestines for months or even years before they cause...
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