Is yogurt a probiotic?

Is the use of yogurt during and after antibiotic therapy to restore intestinal microflora justified by research? According to the WHO (World Health Organization) definition of 2001, probiotics are living microorganisms that, given in appropriate amounts, have a beneficial health effect. There are many dairy products on the market that contain live bacterial cultures (eg…

Berberine

Zinovoda and barberry – the roots of these plants are the source of a very helpful and highly pro-health substance called berberine. This plant alkaloid is considered one of the strongest natural supplements, and its healing properties have been appreciated centuries ago in traditional Chinese medicine Representatives of the Berberis family, like barberry, once performed…

Best natural supplement for men?

Unfortunately, in our life it happens that with age, it is becoming increasingly difficult to change our figure for better in terms of quality, whether to maintain well-being, but above all to be healthy and enjoy it until late old age. The health problems most often encountered by men after the age of 40 are…

Wild rice

Rice in the diet of athletes plays a rather important role, because it is one of the most popular nutrients, from which we will provide unprocessed carbohydrates to our diet. However, what kind of rice we eat is important. As it turns out, white, brown, red and also black – they differ from each other….

Gluten

Being on a gluten-free diet has become extremely popular in recent years. For some people, complete elimination of gluten from the diet is necessary from the health point of view. Many people avoid gluten because it’s now fashionable and they think that thanks to this they lose weight or simply identify a gluten-free diet as…

Vitamin D3

Vitamin D3 has been described in many publications. In recent years its deficiencies were constantly discussed, which are currently taking the size of epidemy, causing many long-term side-effects. It was concluded that the most effective way of increasing its concentration is supplementation. However, it turns our that this procedure requires proper support. Those who decide…

What are the sources of magnesium and why is it so important?

“Magnesium source” – this or similar piece of information can be found on many food products. But do you know why magnesium is so important and what role does it play in your organism? And most importantly: do you know where to take it from? Check if these products are present in your diet.  …

Sauna as regeneration after training?

The beneficial effect of saunas has been known for a long time. It’s an important part of biological regeneration. Sauna can have a positive effect on our health, well-being and promote better regeneration. However, it’s important to remember that improper use of sauna will have the opposite effect.   A brief history of sauna Sauna…

Vitamin C – lexicon

Greater immunity of the body, anti-cancer effect, improvement of the appearance and condition of the skin … This is only a substitute for the action of ascorbic acid – a popular vitamin C – in the body. What other properties does vitamin C have? In what products will we find it? What are the consequences of deficiency…