The importance of probiotics, and even customized probiotics you need to the individuals needs, was highlighted in this article and is worth a read particularly for those who are suffering from disease or an autoimmune problem. Probiotics or nothing but perhaps we are learning more about their unique roll in not only digestion and gut health but also the immune system. This is very helpful for people who have been suffering with conditions that have been reliant on Therapies that have many side effects. Probiotics can be included in the diet with very little concerned about side effects and maybe a good benefit to help many people. So this article is worth reading especially if you are interested in improving your health naturally and having perhaps, the ability to treat chronic disease that has previously been reliant on medication is, in a more natural and everyday way.
- Scientist have found that certain bacteria release molecules that interact with the lining of the gut to influence a process known as epithelial cell shedding.
- Bifidobacterium, is one of the major groups of bacteria that make up the microbiota in healthy individuals and is depleted in IBD patients
- The researchers identified a specific surface molecule produced by this Bifidobacterium strain that interacts with a protein in the mouse gut lining, which controls the inflammatory, damaging networks that lead to cell shedding.
“IBD patients typically have a less diverse microbiota and are depleted in certain bacterial species.”