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Aussie scientists recognise role of Lactoferrin
The Laboratory of Immunology and Molecular Biomedical Research in Australia notes that amongst its antibacterial and antiviral roles, Lactoferrin has the capacity to induce apoptosis (programmed cancer cell death) and inhibit proliferation in cancer cells as well as restore white and red blood cell levels after chemotherapy.
Probiotics protect cancer patients from radiation effects
Scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have shown that taking a probiotic before radiation therapy can protect the intestine from damage — at least in mice.
The new study suggests that taking a probiotic also may help cancer patients avoid intestinal injury, a common problem in those receiving radiation therapy for abdominal cancers. The research is published online in the journal Gut.
How do I relieve my Baby’s Constipation?If you’re concerned that your baby may be constipated, look out for these helpful tips to give her some relief.
60% of people diagnosed with IBS have this disease insteadThose of you who have had telephone consultations with the Helpline Team here at Immunecare may have heard us talking about SIBO - Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth as an alternative diagnosis for some cases of IBS. As a Company we have recognised this for the past 15 years, and it is now coming more to the forefront. Unfortunately, most GPs have never heard of it. I have even spoken to private Functional Doctors (those that are Medically trained and qualified, but have an Holistic philosophy on treatments.
Should your children go back to school – is it safe?In most countries, attempts to reduce severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) circulation and new coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) development have been mainly based on restrictive measures, including the avoidance of social interactions, the prohibition of movements within the national territory, and the closure of all nonessential activities, including schools. While the closure of factories and the avoidance of other social interaction together with proper hand washing remain the best measures to reduce the total burden of COVID-19, the usefulness of school closure can be debated.
Peptic UlcersRepeated use of a certain class of drugs for gastric reflux or peptic ulcers was linked with a higher risk for dementia among patients in Germany, researchers say.
Lactoferrin and cancer'Lactoferrin is a molecule able to both prevent and treat cancer'
Why a low FODMAP diet may be the answer to your IBSOne study found that low-FODMAP diets reduced symptom severity in 76 percent of patients with IBS compared to a 54 percent reduction in a group receiving standard dietary advice. Bloating, flatulence, and abdominal pain were all reduced on the low-FODMAP diet.