Tag: bacteria

Probiotics and My Inflammatory Bowel Disease

I first heard of probiotics through women I worked with at an office back in 2009.  They were doing some sort of intense diet/cleanse.  Well probiotics is more than just a method of cleansing your body; they actually act as

E coli Outbreak

Escherichia coli (E. coli) bacteria live in the intestines of people and animals. Most varieties of E. coli are harmless or cause relatively brief diarrhea, such as occurs in travelers to developing countries. But a few particularly nasty strains, such

The Traveling Germ

Viruses, bacteria, and random germs, oh my! Those that are flying to their travel destinations are fearing more and more about getting sick from those nasty little buggers that tend to show up in crowded places. While it is always