Probiotics and Weight Loss

Diversity in the Microbiome have been shown to be different in Obese individuals as compared to lean individuals. Lower microbial (bacterium) diversity is associated with obesity and fat mass variables, particularly in visceral fat. Over the past decade a strong link between the microbiome and obesity points to the potential for interventions targeting the microbiome for more effective weight management, one of these interventions is the use of specific high grade probiotics. Make an appointment today with our Nutritionist to learn more!