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The emerging role of probiotics

There's very clear evidence of the emerging role of advanced probiotics in the support of gut health and in adressing the impact of some forms of irritable bowel disease.

Landmark research coming from University College Cork and the team in the alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre under Professor Fergus Shanahan points to the increasing importance of the microbiota in influencing our health.

Medinutrix had been seeking to improve nutritional agents for some rare disease patients. However its becoming increasingly clear a more holistic understanding is required to address the needs of such patients apart from expanding the range of available foods customised to such patient needs.

Charter Medical Group which has been addressing the needs especially of older people with serious medical conditions has offered the view to people reforming the health service that Hospital A&E's need a separate door for patients aged over 65 and that nutritional status of patients in Hospital and nursing homes is a critical component of high quality care.