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For Immediate Release:
How to Be Smart About Probiotics; Tips on Choosing the Right Probiotics
Choosing the right probiotic is vital. Enzymatic Therapy’s Pearls™ line is the Smarter Probiotic™ - guaranteed to deliver healthy cultures.
GREEN BAY, WI — FEBRUARY 2009
— When it comes to probiotics different people have different needs and the smarter the probiotic the better! For beneficial microflora to actually be beneficial, they need to be alive when they get to the intestines and some probiotic supplements don’t make it past the acidity of the stomach. Enzymatic Therapy’s Pearls are the Smarter Probiotic that gets them where you need it, and comes in specialized formulations targeted with condition-specific benefits.
“I like the whole Pearls line because of the True Delivery™ Technology,” commented Dr. Holly Lucille, a naturopathic physician specializing in family medicine at Healing Within Healthcare in Los Angeles, “It protects the probiotics so they get through the stomach unharmed and arrive where they can really make a difference.”
“When patients ask about probiotics, I look at what their body needs,” Dr. Lucille noted, “If they are dealing with gas, bloating and occasional constipation, I recommend proactive daily digestive support with Acidophilus Pearls active cultures.” These convenient, tiny capsules require no refrigeration and one daily, not only provides digestive relief – many people report feeling slimmer and more energetic, too.
“For immune protection, a probiotic that gives the natural defenses a boost is best”† she advised, “One with Lactoferrin is the ultimate in immune protection. I suggest Pearls Immune™
, it’s the only probiotic on the market with bio-active, highly concentrated Activ-Ferrin™ lactoferrin for superior immune defense.”
“If the digestive system is calling out for intense relief, I use a broad-spectrum combination of beneficial bacteria,” said Dr. Lucille. “The blend of probiotics in Pearls IC™ intensive care probiotics
provide deep intestinal support with clinically studied ingredients that support long-term colon health.
Yeast thrives in the intestinal tract, which can be vulnerable to overly-acidic pH levels. “If yeast balance is an issue, I suggestPearls YB yeast-balancing probiotics
, Dr. Lucille noted. “It supports vaginal and urinary tract health and contains triple-strain lactobacillus, the probiotic clinically shown to dramatically improve yeast balance.”
When it comes to probiotics, choosing a quality brand that targets individual health needs is the best way to go. “Remember, your probiotic is as good as the company that makes it.” added Dr. Lucille, “Enzymatic Therapy is a drug GMP audited manufacturing facility, the ultimate in compliance and the gold standard.” For more information www.pearlslife.com