Probiotics – The microbiome is finally getting the attention it deserves and not a moment too soon either. Stress, poor diet, pollution and the ever increasing prescription of antibiotics and long-term medications have had a dramatic impact on the species of bacteria that are now living in our bodies compared to hundreds of years ago.
Abdominal pain and fatigue are two of the top ten reasons individuals seek the attention of a physician . Fatigue, while not in and of itself necessarily associated with gastro-intestinal (GI) dysfunction, is one of the many symptoms associated with it. There are a variety of causes of gastro-intestinal illness including: parasites, Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, and Irritable Bowel Disease (IBS).