Do you take a daily probiotic? Or you have been told that you should for good general health? While I often prescribe probiotics to may patients, it is important to know that not everyone needs a probiotic and that there are different types of probiotic strains that do different jobs in the body, so you should always know where your probiotic is from and what job you want it to do. To help, this is my little guide to the do's and dont's of probiotic use.
To readers, viewers and curious peeps,
For as long as I can remember, I have always had an interest in medicine, health and the human body. My humble beginnings were crushing up plants in my backyard and applying all sorts of crushed up 'medicine' to my dog and cats. My interest in the human body intensified in high school as a human biology student, which finally lead me to study naturopathy at a university level, combing my passions for health, medicine and the human body.