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To Your Health
Should L-glutamine powder be taken with meals or between them?
"...the best option for every food supplement. For instance, acidophilus, the friendly bacteria that usually inhabit our GI tracts,..."

April 23, 2004 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

To Your Health
Travel is no fun any longer because of motion sickness. With vacation approaching I would like to head off this problem for my whole family. Where do I start?
" a day or two by using beneficial bacteria, acidophilus for adults and bifidobacteria for children under age 6...."

March 1, 2002 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

Make It Gourmet Dog Food Seasoning Blend
Dogs need variety, too
"...contains only the finest natural ingredients, primarily powdered broth, acidophilus, herbs, spices, and dried cheeses and vegetables. Many herbs,..."

Jan. 18, 2008 Food Feature by Kate Thornberry

To Your Health
Are there some lesser-known nutrients that would help fight periodontal disease?
"...Certain strains of bacteria are associated with periodontal disease. Acidophilus swished in the mouth can change the makeup of..."

Nov. 24, 2006 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

To Your Health
How do I find out if I have 'leaky gut syndrome,' and how is it treated?
"...detoxification work. Adding the friendly intestinal bacteria such as acidophilus and bifudus reduces the population of unfriendly bacteria and..."

Dec. 2, 2005 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

To Your Health
I have tested positive for Group B Strep and I am pregnant, what should I do?
"...different than the friendly bacteria present in adults, called acidophilus. You can sprinkle the bifidus on your nipple before..."

Sept. 30, 2005 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

To Your Health
My doctor says my constipation results from 'weak peristalsis.' What is this, and what can make it better?
"...generous supplements of pantothenic acid, vitamin C, coenzyme Q-10, acidophilus, and magnesium. If these supplements are still not helpful,..."

June 24, 2005 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

To Your Health
I don't want to overreact, but I also want to be prepared in every feasible way for potential terrorist attacks. What is reasonable with regard to nutritional preparation?
"...Lactobacillus acidophilus will be helpful in maintaining a population of friendly..."

Nov. 9, 2001 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

Tapping Into the Kombucha Craze
Local brewers get creative with the ancient tradition of fermenting tea
"...with living organisms, such as live-culture yogurt or pill-form acidophilus, and reports of products pulled for elevated alcohol contents..."

April 5, 2013 Food Feature by Jessi Cape

To Your Health
Are people who were not breast-fed lacking in any important nutrients?
"...infantis in babies will be gradually replaced by Lactobacillus acidophilus by about age 5. The advantage of L. reuteri..."

April 21, 2006 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

To Your Health
The possible link between antibiotics and breast cancer
"...and several others, support immune function. Consider using lactobacillus acidophilus, the friendly intestinal bacteria that assist us by making..."

April 2, 2004 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

To Your Health
Until recently I had never heard of a vitamin called biotin. What is it good for, and what foods have it?
" soon as the antibiotic is discontinued use an acidophilus supplement for a few weeks to re-establish the colony...."

Dec. 26, 2003 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

To Your Health
My bowel habits have been poor all my life, and seem to worsen as I get older. I am well aware of the importance of good elimination. How can I do better?
"...with friendly ones (by eating real yogurt or taking "acidophilus" capsules) often solves the short-term problem, and may help..."

Oct. 18, 2002 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

To Your Health
I plan to visit the Northeast this summer and I worry about Lyme disease. How can I avoid getting bitten by ticks, and are there nutrients that would help if I do get Lyme disease?
"...friendly intestinal organisms by eating real yogurt or taking acidophilus capsules regularly for at least six months after you..."

March 15, 2002 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

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