Prebiotics Archives

Cutting Your Cancer Risk


Picture yourself in a room of 20 people. Of these 20 people, one will develop colorectal cancer in his/her lifetime. “Colon cancer is among the most common cancers diagnosed in this country, with more than 100,000 new cases each year,” said Dr. Murali Murty of Arizona Center for Cancer Care in Scottsdale. “What’s more, it… Read More →

Probiotics vs. Prebiotics

Dr. Frank W. Jackson, MD
by in Prevention | Shape

Fact: Not all bacteria are to blame for a person’s health problems. The thought of bacteria is enough to make anyone squeamish and want to bathe in antibacterial products. However, not all bacteria are the enemy. In fact, most may even be your friend. In the right amounts and strains, some bacteria can help balance… Read More →