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Beyond the myth that probiotics need refrigeration, formulation concerns have caused manufacturers to take pause when...
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Fat-soluble nutrients like vitamin D are stored in the fat cells and are not urinated out...
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Functional beverages are moving from specialty stores into mass retail and grocery store chains. The growth...
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Advertising around the globe points to the digestive health benefits of probiotics, and consumers are taking...
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Let’s dig deeper into the importance of probiotic survivability. Probiotics debuted commercially in dairy products, so...
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Probiotics are quickly becoming a household word. 76 percent of today’s consumers are familiar with the...
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Probiotics is a catch-all term with strong consumer resonance, but a frequent misunderstanding is that all...
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What’s the difference? First, it’s helpful to understand the most common probiotic types. There are three...
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While concerns about probiotic germination within manufacturing environments have been raised, some probiotic strains can be...
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Nutrition can be a numbers game: lower calories, less fat, higher protein and increased vitamin levels....