Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) is very common in today’s society. It affects 14-30% of the general populous where in 5% develops cirrhosis over 7 years. 1.7% of which lead to death. So what causes NAFLD? People have this misconception that too much drinking of alcoholic beverages is the leading cause of having a fatty liver.…

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What is BioFlora-L Probiotics and how it can help you

Probiotics are defined as microorganisms that, when administered, confer a health benefit to the host. The utility of of probiotics has been studied for many diseases – from acute diarrheas to the metabolic syndrome which includes diabetes, obesity, and fatty liver disease. BIOFLORA is a multi-strain (7 probiotic strain with lactic acid bacteria extract) supplement…

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PROBIOTICS AND NON-ALCOHOLIC FATTY LIVER

PROBIOTICS AND NON-ALCOHOLIC FATTY LIVER   Recently, many acute and chronic disorders have been shown to be associated with dysregulation of normal gut microorganisms.¹ The most common example is acute gastroenteritis. In these disorders, probiotics have been shown by scientific evidence to be of use. Among the chronic disorders, there is evidence for the utility…

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WHO releases guidance on mental health care after trauma

6 AUGUST 2013 | GENEVA – WHO is releasing new clinical protocols and guidelines to health-care workers for treating the mental health consequences of trauma and loss. Mental disorder s are common, disabling and usually untreated, and WHO’s “Mental Health Global Action Programme (mhGAP)” was developed in 2008 to scale-up care for mental, neurological and substance…

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