What Are Probiotics?

There are trillions of bacteria, fungi, viruses, and other microbes living in your body. Most of these are found in your intestines, collectively known as your gut microbiome. The gut microbiome plays a crucial role in health and preventing disease. It helps with the digestion of certain foods and synthesizes some vitamins. It also contributes … Continue Reading →

Why Shaklee Optiflora

Shaklee Review: Optiflora – The Benefits of Probiotics

The term probiotics were first used to refer to live microorganisms in supplement form fed to farm animals to stimulate growth and to improve resistance to stress. The term literally means “healthful for life.” Life flourishes with a healthy colon. Today, probiotics have a broader definition: a live microbial supplement that beneficially affects the host by … Continue Reading →