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Muscle health = general health
Unless we are body builders, we may not think about our muscles all that much, but as it turns out muscle mass predicts our longevity....
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Osteosarcopenia: an emerging geriatric giant
Although sarcopenia has long been asso...
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Sarcopenia: not just a concern for older Australians
Sarcopenia is defined as a progressive skeletal muscle disorder characterised by low muscle strength and low muscle quantity and/or qualit...
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Probiotics for Heart Failure and High Cholesterol?
A cardiometabolic link exists between probiotic supplementation and cardiovascular health. Both S.boulardii and Bifidobacterium longum BB536 ...
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Study finds fish oils are oxidised and do not contain claimed EPA/DHA content: Do you really know what you are prescribing?
A massive 92% of fish oils did not meet the Global Organisation for EPA and DHA (GOED) international standards in a New Zealand study release...
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What's the deal with D-lactate?
In recent times, education surrounding probiotic supplementation has progressed towards the clinical need to prescribe ‘D-lactate free str...
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B.longum BB536 annihilates pathogenic bacteria that cause gastrointestinal chaos
D-lactate accumulation, Coeliac disease, inflammatory bowel disease and countless other conditions are all caused by Enterotoxigenic Bacteroi...
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Probiotics for Infants: Safety, doses and strains
Safety is paramount when practitioners consider infant and child health - always front of mind is to “first do no harm”. As gut and immune...
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Probiotics: Are you prescribing the correct strains?
Probiotic therapy has long been a part of the management of gastrointestinal and immunological health, both in allopathic and complementary m...
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Metabolic Acidosis: The Modern Scourge Escalating Digestive Disorders
Digestive disorders are now considered rampant and new evidence is pointing to the rise in metabolic acidosis, the new ‘disease of civilisati...
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Detoxification: The role of Taurine in reducing liver damage caused by sugar & saturated fat diets
With the over-indulgence of the festive season now over, people are trying hard to follow their New Year’s resolutions of more exercise an...
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Activated B3: The fountain of youth?
The impact of aeing on our bodies is inevitable. The physical signs manifest beyond the surface of our skin with symptoms such as fatigue,...
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Alzheimer’s Disease and CoQ10: Are you forgetting the essential nutrient?
The antioxidant Coenzyme Q10 is showing, for the first time, an ability to delay the progression of Alzheimer’s Disease, the neurodegenerativ...
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Zinc, B vitamins and ascorbic acid – A great mix for methylation
The importance of nutritional synergy is demonstrated time and again in both the academic literature and in clinical practice....
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Trimethylglycine: A novel addition to your toothpaste
By Sunaina Patel MHumNutr, BHSc (Nat)Using trimethylglycine in toothpaste shows a 60% reduction in dry mouth sensations.Dry mouth syndrome al...
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