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The Universal Probiotic, The Science Behind L. reuteri
The Universal Probiotic, The Science Behind L. reuteri

By Rose Myint on Oct 22, 2020

L. reuteri is "universal" because it is naturally found in the intestines of humans, as well as a diverse number of animals such as sheep, chickens, rodents, and pigs. It is one of the most ubiquitous strains of the mammalian gut microbiota, which suggests its importance in maintaining healthy digestive function.

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Why probiotics can help improve your sleep quality
Why probiotics can help improve your sleep quality

By Rose Myint on Sep 29, 2020

Gut health has often been linked to overall health and well-being on a broader scale but a recent study explores the specific relationship between our gut microbiome and sleeping patterns. 

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Why synbiotics are important?
Why synbiotics are important?

By Rose Myint on Sep 14, 2020

A synbiotic is a combination of active, living cultures of healthy bacteria (probiotics) and types of dietary fiber that feed these healthy bacteria in your gut (prebiotics).

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Research Study Finds Doctor's Biome Completely Inhibits C. diff
Research Study Finds Doctor's Biome Completely Inhibits C. diff

By Rose Myint on Sep 10, 2020

The study suggests that the unique blend of probiotics and prebiotics in Doctor's Biome have functioned in a complementary, additive and possibly synergistic way to completely inhibit growth of C. diff.  One of the most important bioactive compounds released was lactic acid, which creates the optimal environment for the probiotics to flourish and unfavorable for C. diff, the harmful bacteria to grow. Lactic acid lowers the pH, which increases the acidity similar to the harsh environment of the digestive system.

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The Multifunctional Probiotic, The Science Behind B. longum
The Multifunctional Probiotic, The Science Behind B. longum

By Rose Myint on Jul 28, 2020

Bifidobacterium longum or B. longum is 1 of 32 species that belongs to the genus Bifidobacterium able to digest dietary fiber, help prevent infection and produce vitamins.

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The Intestinal Health Probiotic, The Science Behind B. bifidum
The Intestinal Health Probiotic, The Science Behind B. bifidum

By Rose Myint on Jul 14, 2020

Bifidobacterium bifidum or B. bifidum belongs to a bacteria group that is naturally found in the intestines and stomach. This probiotic has been extensively studied and may be able to help with a number of gastrointestinal disorders such as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

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Probiotic Myths vs. Truths
Probiotic Myths vs. Truths

By Rose Myint on Jul 06, 2020

What's important to understand is that not all probiotics are created equal. Typical store-bought probiotics in capsule, tablet, or powder form do not guarantee any active cultures of probiotics and in order for probiotics to be effective they must be alive and be able to survive the harsh acidity of the digestive system.

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The Weight Loss Probiotic, The Science Behind L. gasseri
The Weight Loss Probiotic, The Science Behind L. gasseri

By Rose Myint on Jun 12, 2020

L. gasseri has also been shown in studies to help with weight loss, especially in obese adults. In a 2013 study published in the British Journal of Nutrition, 210 obese adults were given either milk enriched with Lactobacillus gasseri or a placebo milk. After 12 weeks, the Lactobacillus group experienced an 8.5% reduction in abdominal fat compared to the placebo group.

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The Mood Boosting Probiotic, The Science Behind L. brevis
The Mood Boosting Probiotic, The Science Behind L. brevis

By Rose Myint on Jun 02, 2020

Lactobacillus brevis or L. brevis belongs to the lactic acid bacteria family. In addition to improving gut health, L. brevis is also linked to having a positive effect on your mood.

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Dr. Robins's Radio Show on VoiceAmerica.com
Dr. Robins's Radio Show on VoiceAmerica.com

By David Finkelstein on May 15, 2020

Dr Robins's speaks on Voice of America about Functional Medicine !    Disclaimer: The views, information, or opinions expressed during this show are solely those of the individuals involved and do not represent those of Doctor's Biome and its employees.

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The Health Boosting Probiotic
The Health Boosting Probiotic

By Rose Myint on Apr 28, 2020

Lactobacillus acidophilus or L. acidophilus is naturally found in our intestines. It has been researched extensively for providing numerous gastrointestinal health benefits.

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The Anti-Dairy Probiotic
The Anti-Dairy Probiotic

By Rose Myint on Apr 21, 2020

Dairy products in general can cause indigestion and in more severe cases, symptoms can include abdominal cramps, bloating, and diarrhea.

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