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Probiotics are live microorganisms thought to be healthy for the host organism. According to the currently adopted definition by FAO/WHO, probiotics are: "Live microorganisms which when administered in adequate amounts confer a health benefit on the host".
Vaccination with irradiated Listeria induced protective T cell immunity

Vaccination with irradiated Listeria induced protective T cell immunity

Children with chronic otitis media have biofilms in their middle ears

Children with chronic otitis media have biofilms in their middle ears

Microbes could represent the future of medicine

Microbes could represent the future of medicine

Using probiotics is a safe and effective way to prevent asthma in children

Using probiotics is a safe and effective way to prevent asthma in children

Bugs in yoghurt may stop the spread of AIDS

Bugs in yoghurt may stop the spread of AIDS

Daily dose of probiotics keeps workers healthy

Daily dose of probiotics keeps workers healthy

Alternative health protection measures against MRSA

Alternative health protection measures against MRSA

Which herbs and dietary supplements can help children with nausea, constipation and similar gastrointestinal problems?

Which herbs and dietary supplements can help children with nausea, constipation and similar gastrointestinal problems?

Good bacteria helps ease symptoms of ulcerative colitis

Good bacteria helps ease symptoms of ulcerative colitis

Mixture of 8 bacteria (VSL#3) for 6 weeks helps ulcerative colitis

Mixture of 8 bacteria (VSL#3) for 6 weeks helps ulcerative colitis

Lower vaccination rates put children at risk

Lower vaccination rates put children at risk

Evidence suggests that changes in the bacteria and fungi in the gastrointestinal tract can intensify the immune system's reaction to common allergens

Evidence suggests that changes in the bacteria and fungi in the gastrointestinal tract can intensify the immune system's reaction to common allergens

Researchers find that berries inhibit growth of harmful intestinal bacteria

Researchers find that berries inhibit growth of harmful intestinal bacteria

Friendly bacteria helps control upset stomachs and gut diseases amongst elderly population

Friendly bacteria helps control upset stomachs and gut diseases amongst elderly population

Yogurt, unfortunately, is not the answer for thrush

Yogurt, unfortunately, is not the answer for thrush

Probiotics of no use for vaginal problems

Probiotics of no use for vaginal problems

Effect of prebiotic and probiotic foods on health

Effect of prebiotic and probiotic foods on health

Friendly bacteria the key to ulcerative colitis treatment

Friendly bacteria the key to ulcerative colitis treatment

Microbes in your gut could be cause of allergies

Microbes in your gut could be cause of allergies

Antibiotics could be the cause of many allergies

Antibiotics could be the cause of many allergies