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Probiotics: Good Bacteria

There are more than 100 trillion bacteria living in your gastrointestinal tract. In fact, beneficial bacteria in the gut are essential for digestion, immune strength, brain function, and overall health.

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3:22PM PST on Feb 4, 2013

helps process b vitamins? so should we take with the b vits? before or on an empty stomach?

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8:42AM PST on Feb 4, 2013

Bacteria also plays an important role in the nitrogen cycle.

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10:03AM PST on Feb 2, 2013

Thank you.

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