Scientifically researched, natural products for immune system, digestive system, skin and home. A Living Balance is your best defence for your gut, your skin and for the home you love. Our World First range of probiotics offer you complete protection.
Early Surgery Common for Uncomplicated DiverticulitisElective colon resection is often performed after fewer than three previous episodes of uncomplicated diverticulitis, according to research published online Feb. 10 in JAMA Surgery.
Covid-19 and your children – how safe are they and what are the symptoms?Recent studies suggest that children are just as likely as adults to become infected with the virus but have fewer symptoms and less severe disease. Here are details of the most common symptoms of Covid-19 infection in children.
Unique probiotic strains trigger very different immune responses
They used a series of immune markers such as T-cell counts in testing a range of strains supplied by Winclove BioIndustries and found immune modulation greatly differed among the selected probiotic types.
Just why is Covid-19 so highly contagious? And why face masks are going to be a feature of our lives for quite a while.New Zealand, along with many countries across the world, is in lockdown. This is because the Covid-19 virus is deemed to be deadly and highly transmissible. It is a bit of a mystery as to how it is so contagious, but this is the reason.
Scientists come closer to defining benefits of probiotics
The digestive health benefits offered by probiotics are now better understood following the publication of new research from University College Cork.
An algae based Oral vaccine for Covid-19?
The cell wall from the dry algae protects the antigens from the harsh acidic and protease-rich gastric environment, enabling the bioactive molecule to reach the intestinal immune system where it can stimulate cellular and humoral responses, hopefully, leading to effective immunization, Dr. Cutolo explained.
How to alleviate ConstipationChronic constipation is an all-too-common problem rarely discussed in polite company and only reluctantly mentioned to doctors during checkups.
COVID-19: Why Are Young Children and Infants Not Severely Affected?
Can we rely on there being a vaccine for SARS-COV2?Of the 200 vaccines that are being worked on, results came in from phase I and II trials of four promising vaccine candidates, and detail how people respond to the jabs. Because the trials were focused on safety and dosing, the data cannot say whether the vaccines will actually prevent Covid-19 disease or infection — large-scale efficacy trials are needed for this.
You only have a few more genes than a lowly Nematode worm!Fun fact: Before the Human Genome Project, expert scientists expected humans to have 125,000 genes. In actual fact, we have 25,500, which is only 1500 more than a lowly nematode worm.