Sunday, February 24, 2013

Intestinal Bacteria and Belly Fat

"There is even some evidence that having the proper balance of intestinal bacteria reduces belly fat. Research from the Department of Genomic Sciences at the University of Washington found that lab rats that lacked probiotics had increased fat storage. Another study, this time from the European Congress on Obesity, suggests that women taking probiotics during the first three months of their pregnancy are less likely to experience obesity. Yogurt is looking better all the time isn’t it?"

Good bugs for good health