Category «SIBO»

Could Your Digestive Problems be SIBO Symptoms?

Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) is an increasingly recognized condition in which there is an elevated number of bacteria in the small intestines.[1] The small intestine normally contains relatively few bacteria, but with SIBO, bacteria that are normally found in the colon—Escherichia coli, species of Enterococcus, Klebsiella pneumonia and Proteus mirabilis—abnormally expand into the small …

3 Ways to Reverse SIBO with Living Probiotics

In 2008, researchers at the Nestlé Research Center in Switzerland and Hohenheim University in Stuttgart, Germany, investigated the effect of probiotic foods in a group of elderly patients with SIBO. (2) They found that probiotic foods supported the immune system and reduced markers for chronic, low-grade inflammation. In other words, probiotic foods may reverse leaky …