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A Pediatrician and Mother of Two Shares Words of Wisdom for Breastfeeding Mothers

Dr. Lauren Crosby This August, we’re highlighting the importance of breastfeeding for both the mother and child. Recently, the American Academy of Pediatrics announced a new policy statement about breastfeeding that acknowledges that families need support during the breastfeeding journey. Breastfeeding provides many benefits to both the child and the breastfeeding mother.  For the child, there ... Read more

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Microbiome Boost Green Smoothie Bowl

Smoothies are a summertime staple and eating them out of a bowl with a spoon is more fun than drinking from a straw! This smoothie is made with ingredients to support your microbiome including kefir and a capsule of TruBiotics, two sources of probiotics, and Life’s First Naturals Colostrum Powder, a source of prebiotics, the fuel for the good bacteria in the gut.

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Get to Know Your Gut this Microbiome Day

Microbiome Day is recognized on June 27 as a day to celebrate the importance of microbes for our health, animal health, and the health of the planet! To mark this day, we interviewed our Scientific Advisory Board Member, Harry Oken, M.D. to better understand microbes, gut health, and ways we can take care of ourselves as we age.

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A Pediatrician Shares – When to Start a Child on a Probiotic

By Lauren Crosby, MD, FAAP Probiotics are everywhere these days—on pharmacy shelves, on various social media feeds, and frequently mentioned by healthcare providers and news outlets. This tends to make it very confusing for parents who want to make the right decision for their child’s current and future health. Parents often ask me if their ... Read more

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Everything You Need to Know about Chicory Root

By Registered Dietitian Mia Syn, MS, RD, scientific advisory board member, PanTheryx If you are familiar with chicory, then you may know that it’s been used for its health benefits for centuries, that it makes a great-tasting caffeine-free “New Orleans-style” coffee substitute, and that the leaves and flowers can be tossed into a salad. But ... Read more

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