Probiotic science

  • How do probiotics stay alive?

    How do probiotics stay alive? MAAB Probiotics can be stored at room temperature throughout the 2-year shelf life. Read the following science blog from the International Scientific Association for Probiotics and Prebiotics to understand how probiotics stay alive until they are consumed.   The idea...
  • REPOST: Health Professionals’ Knowledge on Probiotics

    Health Professionals’ Knowledge on ProbioticsWe often rely on health professionals to guide us on probiotics. But how much do practitioners, doctors, nurses, pharmacists, dietitians and others on the front line of care know? Several recent international surveys offer insight.   Patients often re...
  • Repost: Lactobacillus acidophilus

    MAAB’s history with lactobacillus acidophilus goes way back to 1938, when our manufacturer, a former Danish dairy Co-op first isolated and added the Lactobacillus acidophilus bacteria into milk. You can find lactobacillus acidophilus in MAAB’s GI Plus, Mavag and Mom Care. An interesting article ...
  • Repost: Diversity Matters in Microbiota

    Diversity enriches our global ecosystems. It appears to be no different for many sites of the human body hosting microbial populations — albeit with at least one striking exception. For example, vaginal microbiota is distinct in that greater bacterial diversity is seen in women with bacterial ...