Probiotics: Become a Smarter Consumer
May 2, 2016•19 min
Become a smarter probiotics shopper.All probiotics are not created equally. Every bacteria requires something different for optimum growth and thriving.You need healthy and potent bacteria as listed on the label. Lower concentrations of superstrains are ideal.Your probiotics should come from a controlled bottling environment. Products should be verified for potency by a third party.You don't want the bacteria to "wake up" and start working at the wrong time from moisture or temperature changes. It nullifies the purpose of buying probiotics if the bacteria are all dead by the time you buy them.Look for dark-colored glass containers. Your probiotics must be refrigerated from creation to use. Each bacteria must have the content listed with the viability. Be sure to check expiration dates.Listen in as probiotics expert Natasha Trenev gives consumer tips for probiotics shopping.