Can protein supplementation be improved?

It is a well-known fact that athletes or people who regularly exercise moderate sports should use protein supplements. It is claimed that taking protein supplements over a period of about eight weeks results in improved physical performance and the strengthening and development of muscle mass. Is it possible to further improve the absorption of protein in the digestive system and increase the respiratory efficiency of the body? Read more

Better health of athletes thanks to new discoveries

Sport surrounds us from every side. At any time, several dozen sporting events of the highest world rank take place. This inspires us to engage in the training of some sport discipline or even to make an effort to become more physically active. Commitment to a sports career has a great impact on physical and mental health. Is sporting really healthy? Read more

Obesity may be associated with intestinal problems

Shedding excess body fat is a big problem for many people. And although it is well known that an effective weight loss process is a combination of diet and exercise, recent studies indicate that there is another important factor that affects the increased accumulation of adipose tissue. Read more

How to keep liver health?

The liver is a very important organ without which life is impossible. The liver performs important functions, among others, it secures the bile necessary to dissolve fats during digestion, regulates the glucose level, metabolizes lipids and neutralizes and removes toxins from the body. It is worth taking care of the liver, because liver health is a necessary condition for a long and healthy life. So how do you take care of the liver? Read more

Intestinal microflora and liver diseases

The bilateral relationship between the gut and the liver can be a surprising fact for many people. This correlation results, among other things, from the anatomic proximity of both organs, but there is also a functional connection between the intestinal mucosa and the liver. This connection is the portal vein, which is relatively short but has a large diameter and is a physical connection of the digestive system with the liver. Read more

Bacillus coagulans – an effective probiotic

The first information on this strain of probiotic bacteria, isolated from coagulated milk powder, was published in 1915. According to the scientific description, it is a gram of a positive, oxygen-based rod that synthesizes lactic acid and has the ability to create extremely stable endospores. Bacillus coagulans has been used as an ingredient in food products and dietary supplements for many years. Read more

A new trend in the treatment of joint pain and stiffness

Inflammation can be caused by the malfunction of the immune system. There is a relationship between the systemic immune response and the gastrointestinal microflora. In the case of autoimmune stiffness of the joints, the body’s immune system begins to attack its own tissue – the synovium that fulfills an important function in the proper work of articular connections. Read more