French Vanilla Ice Cream Flavored Chewable Probiotic Wafers – Oh yes!

Natren strives to make your probiotic experience a sweet one with their Healthy Tummy product. French vanilla ice cream flavored chewable probiotic wafers — yes, it is a mouthful, but worth it, because just wait until you get a mouthful of these tasty probiotic treats – designed to be taken between meals to promote a healthy and more regular digestive system. Whether you are dieting or just looking for a better ways to enjoy a sweet snack, Natren’s Healthy Tummy wafers bring you the best of both worlds. Now, you can have your dessert and eat it, too, with the…. [Read More…]

Probiotic Bacteria for… Trees?!

Are probiotics the best hope for removing toxins from the air, soil and groundwater? It might seem like a reach but at least one group of researchers think that this might be the answer to improving the environment in a significant way. For decades, multiple industries have used the solvent trichloroethylene (TCE) to do everything from clean engines to anesthetize patients in preparation for surgery. Today, the scientific community has identified this man made chemical as a toxin that does more harm than good. TCE is a known carcinogen and toxic agent responsible for causing cancer and neurological problems. Even…. [Read More…]

How does the Bacteria in Your Gut Help You Digest Your Food?

You may already know that bacteria living in your gut can improve your health. Harvard University says that the trillions of bacteria living in your digestive tract can influence health and even improve a number of health conditions. You may not know, though that the bacteria in your gut can actually help you digest your food and get more out of the food you eat. About the Bacteria Living in Your Gut The human gut contains tens of trillions of bacteria. In fact, there are ten times more microbial cells than human cells on and in your body. The microbes…. [Read More…]

Histamine Intolerance & Probiotics

Should you be concerned about the effects of probiotics on histamine levels? It’s a question that we have been getting a lot at Natren and for good reason – studies show there may be a correlation. We are in the business of science, so we do our best to keep current on the latest industry information and the most recent scientific data. What we have found is that strain matters when it comes to histamines. Different strains of the same genus and species of bacteria lead to different effects. Breaking It Down by Strain What Natren has discovered by researching…. [Read More…]