Saturday, 5 November 2011
Reasons for Bad Function of the Small Intestine
Virus, bacteria and fungus infection
Medicines as Anti-biotics, anti-cancer agents etc.
Smoking and drinking
USES AND BENEFITS
Facilitate the absorption of Magnesium
Facilitate the absorption of Calcium
Prevent Colon Cancer
Lowering Blood Cholestrol
Excretion of bile acids and suppresses carcinogenic enzyme( Beta glucuronidase)*
Reduce Intestinal Permeability and Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Stimulate the growth of the Intestinal Mucosa of the Intestinal Wall.
Reduce Inflammation in Crohn's Disease
Alleviate Colitis, Peptic Ulcers, Gastritis
Stimulate Blood Circulation to the Large Intestine
Prevent death from Sepsis in severe Burns patients**
Prevents and halt osteoporosis.***
Support and prevention of Urinary Tract Infection and Vaginitis.****
Support immune system, healthy digestion, skin, bladder, bowel functions.
Normalize colon flora especially after antibiotic courses
Promote dairy product tolerance.
Regulate healthy cholesterol levels, sugar levels and thyroid functions.
Support in treatment of the skin for dermatitis, eczema, wrinkles, bedsores, wounds, diabetic ulcers, and radiation burns.
Support in the treatment of chronic conditions such as:
Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), Fibromyalgia.
Diabetes (type2), Diabetic ulcers.
Physical and emotional stress.
Colds, Flu, Allergies.
* DeAnn, J., et al. Gut restoration and chronic disease. Journal of the American Nutraceutical Association. 5(4):20-33, 2002. **Koren, L., et al. The effect of Lactobacillus bacteria supplement on sepsis and its complications in patients with acute burns. Burns. 33(5):594-598, 2007.
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Faculty of Health Sciences, Beer-Sheva, Israel
***Leon Chaitow and Natasha Trenev(1990). Probiotics-The revolutionary friendly bacteria. P68,
****Shahani KM and Friends, B.A., (1973) ‘Nutritional and Therapeutic aspects of Lactobacili’, Journal Appl. Nutr. 37, (2), 136-165