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probiotics

Here's What The Science Says About Vaginal Seeding

About 15 years ago, I timidly approached the director of the maternal-feral medicine department at my hospital. I wanted to discuss a revolutionary concept: Transferring maternal vaginal smears onto the bodies of newborn babies delivered by...

Liz Moody
Jun-16 2018

Do Women Need Probiotics More Than Men Do?

Probiotics have been getting a lot of buzz in health-conscious circles over the past few years, and it might be tempting to disregard these supplements as a temporary health fad. But the science behind the benefits of taking a daily probiot...

Liz Moody
Jun-16 2018

A Functional Medicine Expert's 6 Supplement Rules To Live By

I am an über-nerd when it comes to supplements and love to research the latest and greatest in order to stay up-to-date with the best supplements for not only my patients in my functional medicine clinic but for myself and my family. But t...

Liz Moody
Jun-16 2018

The Microbiome Is About WAY More Than Just Gut Health & Diges

the gut microbiome If we know one thing about wellness, it’s that gut health is of the utmost importance. The bacteria living in your GI tract can make the difference between a happy gut, and one that needs a little TLC. Luckily, there’...

Liz Moody
Jun-08 2018

Frequent Yeast Infections? Here's Exactly How To Prevent Them

It's the kickoff to swim season, and along with those wet bathing suits and sunshine comes a less pleasant summer side effect: yeast infections. Vaginal yeast infections are quite common, and vaginitis (inflammation of the vaginal tissue) i...

Liz Moody
Jun-08 2018