Probiotics are everywhere and readily available…Walk into your local supermarket and you’ll probably be able to pick up some kind of broad spectrum probiotic with an array of alleged health benefits…
As for taking a probiotic during pregnancy…where’s the science at? Do you needone? Is it safe?
You may have heard that taking a probiotic during pregnancy can reduce the incidence of preterm labour, minimise your chances of gestational diabetes, and reduce your baby’s risk of developing allergies and eczema…
What does the latest research say about these claims?
We explore this topic in our online course ‘Healthy Gut, Healthier Baby’, which is currently free for you! By breaking down the results of the latest scientific studies, we present the results to you in easy-to-understand, bite-sized articles, so that you feel empowered and confident to make the choices that suit you and your family best during pregnancy.
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