Reported at the NYT "Probiotic Eases Ills in Children"
Lactobacillus reuteri was given daily to half the kids aged 6 months to 3 years while at day care.
|A yoghurt bacterium|
A teaser about gut bacteria's role.
Probiotics have always been around, just tucked into the corners of normal diet and in our yoghurts and yeasty things. Look around the internet for studies about gut bacteria affecting cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, mood, and much more.
|False colour electron microscope photo of gut bacteria.|
|Those power signs mean there are a lot.|
10¹² means one trillion.