Advanced Probiotics: Bacillus Research Update

In our previous article on spore bacteria, we presented highlights of clinical research on the strains of Bacillus bacteria in Just Thrive¬© probiotic:  Increase gut microbiome diversity Produce carotenoids in the GI tract Heat and pH stable, surviving stomach acid Colonize the intestine for 3 weeks (rather than passing through) Produce B vitamins and K2 […]

Autoimmune Solutions

Autoimmune diseases are increasing at an alarming rate, currently impacting millions of people globally. A recent systematic review of research from the past 30 years reveals a higher prevalence of autoimmunity in westernized countries. In particular, the US, Israel, the Netherlands and Sweden have seen the highest increases in rheumatic conditions, inflammatory bowel disease and […]

Gut Microbiota & Cardiovascular Disease

Gut Microbiota & Cardiovascular Disease

Research on the microbiome has increased significantly in recent years, looking at its many functions in health and immunity.  There is greater recognition of the central role of the gut microbiota in chronic disease, particularly autoimmunity, obesity and metabolic dysfunction.  Now researchers are examining cardiovascular disease (CVD) and its connection to the microbiota. The Gut […]