Category: Immune

Health Cleansing and Detox

Holidays are just around the corner, speaking of which this could be the best time for spring cleaning—or more precisely, spring cleansing—although fall has already begun. By spring cleansing we mean, detoxifying your body. It’s simply one of the ways to rejuvenate your body and kick it into high gear by helping you live a […]

Read more

How Probiotics Help Boost The Immune System

Immune Probiotics

Overview

Our internal defense system – the immune system does an incredible job of defending the body from foreign invaders. People with a compromised immunity can become vulnerable to different infections, especially cold and flu, as well as cancers. In addition to consuming a healthy diet, we can implement several other strategies to boost our body’s defense mechanisms. Of these, using probiotics is a well-recognized immunity-enhancing approach. Approximately 70%-80% of our immune system resides within the gut, with the gut-associated lymphoid tissue (GALT) representing the largest proportion. Since probiotics confer a healthy digestive system, they also ensure the proper functioning of the immune system occupying our gut.

How Probiotics Enhance the Immune System and Ward off the Pathogens?

1. Improve the Health of the Beneficial Gut Colonizers

Our gut flora and the defense system are in a reciprocal relationship with one another. What happens to one will influence the other. Probiotics restore the good bacteria, and hence, they automatically restore your immune function. [1]

2. Fortify the Host-Gut Barriers

Our intestinal epithelial cells form a barrier against the invading microbes. Because probiotics strengthen these gut barriers, they prevent the disease-causing agents from entering into our system. The probiotic-dependent modulation of immunoglobulin A (IgA) responses accounts for the majority of their gut barrier-strengthening properties [2]. IgA is an antibody that is present in abundant amounts in the mucosal linings, including the gut. This antibody serves as the first line of defense against the invasion of the bacteria and viruses into the intestinal membranes.

Moreover, the probiotics minimize the leakage from the intestinal membranes. Intact intestinal membranes deflect the entry of the microbes. The reduced microbial intrusion contributes to a healthy immune system.

Among different probiotics, the Lactobacillus strains are particularly shown to bolster the immune function. [3] (more…)

Read more

SAVE 25% OFF NOW!

Enter email to get coupon code instantly! Hurry,

limited time promotion!

 

We will never sell or give your email away. We may send you

further promotions. You can opt-out at anytime.

* Discount applies to 2 Month Supply Only *

THANK YOU!

COUPON CODE: Hey25

Simply add code at checkout to save 25% off your order!

Discount can be used with 2 month supply only. Buy Now >>