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2009-08-03 15:45:00

MORTON GROVE, Ill., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Results from a new Georgetown University Medical Center study find Kefir, a probiotic-rich drink, may have a positive effect on reducing antibiotic-induced diarrhea in certain children experiencing health problems. In the study, the sickest children got the most potential benefit from drinking Kefir. "We are happy to see that the 10 strains of good bacteria in our Probug product may help certain sick kids have less antibiotic-induced...

2008-10-09 09:00:34

MORTON GROVE, Ill., Oct. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lifeway Foods, Inc., , makers of a nutritious, probiotic dairy beverage called Kefir, announced today for the third quarter ended September 30, 2008, total consolidated sales increased 15% to approximately $11,270,000 from $9,817,000 during the same period a year ago. Key quarterly highlights: -- Sales via Costco, other new retail channels adding to growth. -- Strong initial sales of Kefir Wellness Snack Bars now available in...

2008-07-09 18:00:25

MORTON GROVE, Ill., July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lifeway Foods, Inc., , makers of a nutritious, probiotic dairy beverage called kefir, announced today for the second quarter ended June 30, 2008, total consolidated sales increased 19% to approximately $11,522,000 from $9,715,000 during the same period a year ago. Julie Smolyansky, Lifeway's CEO, commented, "The second quarter 2008 was another outstanding quarter for Lifeway Foods. Even though we had several weeks where we were not able...


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