Category Archives: Baby

Parent’s Guide To Probiotics For Children

  “Research has shown that bacteria talk to the brain and our immune system,” says Rinarani Sanghavi, M.D., Director of Neurogastroenterology and GI Motility at Children’s Health℠ and Associate Professor at UT Southwestern. She added that probiotics may play a huge role in brain development, cognition and mood because each child has their own individual […]

Benefits of Breastfeeding with Probiotics

  Prevent the incidence of NEC in breastfed infants  Postpartum maternal supplementation with probiotic bacteria may decrease the incidence of NEC in breastfed infants. Necrotising enterocolitis, or NEC, is a serious disease that affects the intestines of premature infants. It typically happens within the first 2 weeks of life in babies who are fed formula […]