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Colic

What kind of probiotics keep infant colic away?

Posted January 16, 2014

A new review shows giving your baby probiotics during his or her first three months of life can help keep colic, gastric reflux and constipation away. According to the study finding, the result will be a happier baby and lower stress for parents trying to deal with with common gastrointestinal problems that affect infants.

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Probiotic may prevent colic in healthy infants: BioGaia study

Posted January 14, 2014

Supplementation with the probiotic Lactobacillus reuteri Protectis may help prevent the onset of functional gastrointestinal disorders such as colic in healthy infants, according to new research backed by probiotic player BioGaia

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Probiotics to Prevent or Treat Excessive Infant Crying or Colic

Posted October 31, 2013

In a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized studies examining the effects of probiotics in infants 3 months or younger, with excessive crying (colic), of the 12 studies selected for analysis (of the 1180 initially identified), which included a total of 1825 infants, results found that infant crying was reduced with probiotic administration in 6 of the 12 studies.

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Probiotics may help some babies with colic

Posted October 9, 2013

A first review to establish whether giving babies probiotics (Lactobacillus reuteri) is an effective way to prevent and manage colic concludes there is not enough evidence to say it does, especially in formula-fed babies. However, in the case of exclusively breastfed babies who cry excessively or have colic, it may be effective.

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Good cancer news – eggplant extract fights skin cancer!

Posted April 30, 2012

When you find some signs of skin cancer, you rush to see your dermatologist. And he suspects that the lesion on your skin may be malignant, and then he refers you to a skin cancer specialist or oncologist. Then you receive surgery and chemo to treat the tumor if diagnosed as a cancer.

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