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2008-12-04 07:00:00

- Millions of Americans will be able to learn about the health benefits of probiotics on public television - TORRANCE, Calif., Dec.

2008-11-03 18:00:20

TOKYO, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Last Friday, the 17th Annual Symposium on Intestinal Flora at Yakult World Headquarters Hall in Tokyo gathered physicians, researchers and company associates from 19 countries, including the U.S.

2008-10-23 21:00:16

TORRANCE, Calif., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- With recent reports that North Americans will purchase roughly $1.7 billion worth of probiotic products per year by 2013, these beneficial microbes have the potential to become a staple of the American diet.

2008-09-21 03:00:22

By Anonymous Ask any mom and she'll tell you that milk has inherent health properties. Beverage companies are taking that healthful base and adding functionality with products designed to appeal to kids and adults alike.

2008-09-21 03:00:12

By Unal, Robert R Probiotics and their associated health benefits, have been internationally known and consumed for decades. However, it is only in recent times Americans have begun to embrace the bacteria culture.

2008-07-25 09:01:02

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ef92ae/japan_food_and_dri) has announced the addition of the "Japan Food and Drink Report Q3 2008" report to their offering.

2008-05-01 09:01:05

WASHINGTON, May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Cutting-edge science on the potential for probiotics in geriatric health and disease was presented at The American Geriatrics Society (AGS) Annual Meeting in a symposium, "Probiotics: Impact on Health and Quality of Life in Older People." Leading scientists and physicians shared the newest science on probiotics and how they relate to immune function, intestinal disorders, inflammation, and cancer in older adults.

2007-07-30 12:14:10

By Julie Deardorff, Chicago Tribune Jul. 29--Here are answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about probiotics.

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