Digestive Health

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  • 9 Supplements to Increase Your Metabolism

    9 Supplements to Increase Your Metabolism

    Boosting your metabolism means that your body will burn more calories each day, significantly helping in your quest to shed pounds. Diet and exercise help--but if that's not enough, these nine supplements may be able to increase your metabolism and help you burn more calories.

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  • Why Your Metabolism Matters When Trying to Lose Weight

    Why Your Metabolism Matters When Trying to Lose Weight

    Does metabolism and gut health really play a role in weight loss or is it just something convenient to blame your weight loss woes on? The truth is, your body's metabolic rate truly does dictate how easy (or difficult!) it is for you to lose weight. Understanding your metabolism and how you can affect it can help you finally get over that weight loss plateau.

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  • How to Boost Your Immunity This Winter

    How to Boost Your Immunity This Winter

    With winter comes shorter days, cold weather and plenty of germs. Staying healthy during cold and flu season can seem like an impossible task, but taking steps to boost your immune system function with probiotic supplements can help you ward off nasty viruses all winter long. Here are eight things you can do to help keep your immune system strong and balanced.

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  • Spread the Love(Bug) Campaign

    Spread the Love(Bug) Campaign

    With the recent birth of the founders’ daughter, LoveBug Probiotics is sharing the love by supporting a number of charities, as well as partnering with birth centers, midwives, OB offices and hospitals to offer education about the importance of gut health.

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  • 9 Probiotic Snacks for Children

    9 Probiotic Snacks for Children

    Probiotics are live microorganisms that are essential for a stronger immune system as well as to ensure the proper functioning of the digestive system. The trick to supporting good gut health is maintaining the balance between good and bad bacteria in your gut with healthy snacks.

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  • Best Probiotics for Women

    Best Probiotics for Women

    The popularity of probiotic supplements has grown rapidly in recent years as the potential for these supplements continue to support digestive health as they become more widely understood. But once you've decided that a probiotic supplement could help you improve your whole-body wellness, how do you go about finding the best probiotic for you? 

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  • How to Support Gut Health in Babies

    How to Support Gut Health in Babies

    It is never too early to start taking care of your baby’s gut health. As soon as your baby is born, the diversification of the gut microbes begin to start interacting with the environment. Maintaining gut health in babies is very crucial because it helps strengthen their immune system, brain development and overall wellness.

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  • What You Need to Know About Weight Loss & Gut Health

    What You Need to Know About Weight Loss & Gut Health

    Gut microbiome plays a key role in regulating digestive function, promoting a healthy immune system--and maintaining your metabolism and supporting a healthy weight. That means that turning your attention to boosting your gut health can help you shed those extra pounds, even as it also promotes your whole-body health and well-being.

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  • 5 Tricks to Healthy Eating Habits for Your Family

    5 Tricks to Healthy Eating Habits for Your Family

    Healthy eating habits support gut health. If you family is constantly fussing about the healthy food selections you offer, consider adding a probiotic supplement to their diet as well. Here are 5 tricks for getting your family to make positive food choices and form healthy eating habits that will stick with them forever.

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  • 8 New Year's Resolutions for a Healthier Gut

    8 New Year's Resolutions for a Healthier Gut

    If one of your goals for 2018 is to lose weight, get in shape and boost your sense of physical well-being, the best starting point may be in your gut. Here are 8 New Year's resolutions that can help you improve your gut health in the coming year.

     

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  • Best Probiotics for Babies

    Best Probiotics for Babies

    Recent research have also shown that there is strong relationship between brain and gut health. Ensuring that your baby has good gut microbes through food or supplements is vital.

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  • 10 Tips That May Get Your Kids To Eat Better

    10 Tips That May Get Your Kids To Eat Better

    Eating healthy food is vital for growing children. Here are tips to ensure that your little ones consume healthy food and how to support their gut health with probiotic supplements

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  • The Importance of Probiotics During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

    The Importance of Probiotics During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

    Research suggests that probiotics for women should be consumed before, during and after pregnancy to support a healthy and balanced gut. When the gut is healthy, pregnant women are defended against various pregnancy and birth complications.

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  • What Do Probiotics Do?

    What Do Probiotics Do?

    As understanding of the importance of a healthy digestive tract has grown over the past several decades, so has the awareness of probiotics and the important role that they can play in maintaining overall health.

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  • Gut Healthy this Year!

    Gut Healthy this Year!

      Good health begins in the gut. Not coincidentally, it takes guts to make the decision to live well - and we want to give you extra support on y...

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  • How Your Child Can Benefit From Probiotics

    How Your Child Can Benefit From Probiotics

    Probiotics for babies and children play a key role in your child’s growing development. Let’s take a look at a handful of ways that probiotics can impact your child’s gut health and whole body wellness.

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  • The Surprising Link Between Gut Health and Mental Health

    The Surprising Link Between Gut Health and Mental Health

    Poor gut health can have a number of serious side effects including lowered immune system defenses, a slower metabolism, decreased energy levels--and even poorer mental health.

     

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  • Tummy Time: How Probiotics Can Soothe Your Baby’s Tummy

    Tummy Time: How Probiotics Can Soothe Your Baby’s Tummy

    One of the most common reasons for a baby’s incessant crying is discomfort from stomach bacteria. According to a handful of recent studies, probiotics for babies may relieve discomfort by soothing your baby’s tummy and providing some relief. 

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  • How to Stay Healthy During the Holidays

    How to Stay Healthy During the Holidays

      LoveBug Probiotics wants to help ensure you don't act like a grinch, so we are excited to share our tips with you on how to keep healthy...

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  • Gut Health: 9 Things You Need to Know

    Gut Health: 9 Things You Need to Know

    Gut health is a large, complex issue, and it's often difficult to know where to start understanding the factors that contribute to your digestive tract health. Here are the top nine things you need to know regarding gut health.

     

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  • LoveBug Probiotics: 2017 Holiday Gift Guide

    LoveBug Probiotics: 2017 Holiday Gift Guide

    This holiday season, you won’t find us scratching our heads about what to buy our loved ones, and neither should you! Here’s a list of some of our ...

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  • How to Speed Up Your Metabolism

    How to Speed Up Your Metabolism

    The benefits of increased metabolism go beyond weight loss; a higher metabolism can increase your energy levels and boost your overall sense of well-being and emotional balance. 

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  • Colic & Crying: Ways to Soothe Your Newborn

    Colic & Crying: Ways to Soothe Your Newborn

    If your baby is crying and fussing all the time, with no end in sight, it can become overwhelming. Our list of ideas include everything thing from trying various pacifier styles to probiotics for babies.

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  • Owning a Dog May Play an Important Role in Maintaining Your Family's Gut Health

    Owning a Dog May Play an Important Role in Maintaining Your Family's Gut Health

    The benefits of pet ownership are undeniable. The four-legged members of our families provide companionship, help children learn responsibility an...

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  • 5 Simple Steps to Improve your Child's Digestive Health

    5 Simple Steps to Improve your Child's Digestive Health

    The benefits of a healthy gut are as varied as they are significant. From supporting a better-functioning immune system to aiding in losing excess ...

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  • Should you rotate your probiotic?

    Should you rotate your probiotic?

    The truth about changing your probiotics on the regular: All of us at LoveBug labs are incredibly passionate about gut health. We get exposed to...

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  • Are Allergies Keeping You Inside This Season?

    Are Allergies Keeping You Inside This Season?

    The splendor of autumn with its landscape of changing leaves and crisp blue skies is undeniable--but if you're one of the 50 million Americans who...

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  • I Wish I'd Known This Before I Gave Birth

    I Wish I'd Known This Before I Gave Birth

    Like many women pregnant for the first time, I looked forward to every doctor's appointment with a mix of excitement and trepidation. Having the c...

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  • Drink Up - The Importance of Water and 5 Tips to Ensure You’re Drinking Enough

    Drink Up - The Importance of Water and 5 Tips to Ensure You’re Drinking Enough

    As the summer begins to wind down and we start to get back into our normal routines, one important thing to remember during this transition is to ...

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  • Seasonal Veggie Frittata

    Seasonal Veggie Frittata

    We all know that eggs are a powerful superfood that pack a powerful nutritional punch. But sometimes we can get bored eating them scrambled or ov...

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  • Prebiotics: What They Are + Why They’re Important

    Prebiotics: What They Are + Why They’re Important

    Probiotics, also known as the “good bacteria” found in fermented foods and dietary supplements seems to be all the rage these days. But equally im...

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  • 8 Gut friendly Habits For Pregnancy

    8 Gut friendly Habits For Pregnancy

    With its growing popularity, everyone is becoming more aware of the importance of the microbiome (aka the microorganisms that live throughout the ...

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  • FEEDING YOUR BUGS PART II

    FEEDING YOUR BUGS PART II

    Mom says to eat your greens... Cheap, versatile, and delicious: dandelion greens are a fantastic way to feed your bugs! Dr. David Perlmutter, in...

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  • feeding your bugs: prebiotic recipes to supplement your supplements

    feeding your bugs: prebiotic recipes to supplement your supplements

    If you’re having digestive issues, LoveBug’s ‘Here’s the Skinny’ probiotic supplement is for you. Of course, if you’re dealing with a pre-existing ...

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  • Antibiotics on the Rise: Should You Be Worried?

    Antibiotics on the Rise: Should You Be Worried?

    They’re supposed to help, but antibiotics can be hurtful—luckily, probiotics can help with recovery.

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  • PROBIOTICS 101: HEALTH AND HAPPINESS - CONNECTING YOUR GUT AND MOOD

    PROBIOTICS 101: HEALTH AND HAPPINESS - CONNECTING YOUR GUT AND MOOD

    Americans are more depressed and stressed than ever—probiotics may provide relief.

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  • Diet Evolution: Eat Better Feel Better

    Diet Evolution: Eat Better Feel Better

    Americans harm themselves with junk foods; through the benefit of probiotics, they can get back to health.

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  • PROBIOTICS 101: ORGANIC FOODS - EATING RIGHT FOR YOUR GUT

    PROBIOTICS 101: ORGANIC FOODS - EATING RIGHT FOR YOUR GUT

    A “green” diet isn’t just good for the environment—it can do wonders for your health.

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  • PROBIOTICS 101: LOVE YOUR KIDS INSIDE AND OUT

    PROBIOTICS 101: LOVE YOUR KIDS INSIDE AND OUT

    Giving your wee ones a healthy gut is a gift that keeps on giving.

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  • (ANTIBIOTIC) WINTER IS COMING

    (ANTIBIOTIC) WINTER IS COMING

    Review of Missing Microbes by Dr. Martin Blaser.

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  • PROBIOTICS 101: A (BRIEF) HISTORY OF YOGURT

    PROBIOTICS 101: A (BRIEF) HISTORY OF YOGURT

    A (Brief) History of Yogurt

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  • PROBIOTICS 101: PROBIOTICS AND WEIGHT LOSS

    PROBIOTICS 101: PROBIOTICS AND WEIGHT LOSS

    So, how exactly do probiotics help with weight loss?

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  • PROBIOTICS 101: WHEN’S THE BEST TIME TO TAKE PROBIOTICS?

    PROBIOTICS 101: WHEN’S THE BEST TIME TO TAKE PROBIOTICS?

    When is the best time to take probiotics?

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  • PROBIOTICS 101: WHAT ARE PROBIOTICS?

    PROBIOTICS 101: WHAT ARE PROBIOTICS?

    Everything You Need to Know About your Digestive Health

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  • THE SECRET WORLD INSIDE YOU EXHIBIT REVIEW

    THE SECRET WORLD INSIDE YOU EXHIBIT REVIEW

    The Secret World Inside You exhibit takes visitors on an interactive journey through the wonderful world of the microbiome

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  • SCHOOL’S BACK IN SESSION—AND SO IS SICKNESS

    SCHOOL’S BACK IN SESSION—AND SO IS SICKNESS

    Classrooms are filled with germs—here’s something we can do to help boost our children’s defenses

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