So Why Exactly Do I Need To Take A Probiotic Supplement?

Taking internal probiotics is really good for you, especially if you are a first timer. Your intestines are filled with trillions of bacteria of which there are some that are bad (pathogens) and the rest that are good which are called probiotics. The good bacteria is good and essential for your digestion. With the traditional American diet being so poor, most people often have poor bacteria in their guts (intestines).

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28 Things Covered In Viruses and Germs That You Touch Everyday

Public restrooms bring shivers down our spines. They’re not always well-kept and they’re used by a lot of strangers throughout the course of a day, so, naturally they’re full of bacteria and germs. But what if you learned that germs like Salmonella, Staphylococcus, and E.coli are closer to you every day, right in your own home, in your back pocket, and under your purse? There are germs and viruses lurking

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Washing Our Hands – We Are Doing It All Wrong

Washing Our Hands – We Are Doing It All Wrong It’s not that we are washing our hands right or wrong but we are not replenishing the good bacteria back onto our hands and anywhere else we clean. Stripping off all microbes, Good and Bad causes an ecological imbalance on the surface of anything we wash using chemical cleaners such as bleach, ammonia, harsh soaps and alcohol based antibacterials. The

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The BeatBuds BeatBash at the Fonda Theater was a Smash!

We always say, “If I only had that when I was little.” Well, we here at Protekt external probiotics say just that about the latest kid-pop sensation to come from Scooter Braun, the 37-year-old pop svengali behind Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande. We were personal fans and friends of the genius behind the BeatBuds long before they were formed and I’ll be the first to say on the record that

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Dr. Jack Gilbert Wants To Make Our Hospitals “Dirty”

Many people hear the word ‘dirt’ and think of something bad. Well, yes, we should remain hygienic minded, but in the grand scheme of things, dirt is exactly what we need to keep healthy and protected from bad pathogens. This is not just our opinion, it’s Mother Nature’s microbial principle just like the Law of Gravity. You see, dirt is full of bacteria just like our very own bodies. The

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How Biofilms and Microbes Affect You

As we walk through our daily environments, we’re surrounded by exotic creatures that are too small to see with the naked eye. We usually imagine these microscopic organisms, or microbes, as asocial cells that float around by themselves. But, in reality, microbes gather by the millions in biofilm to form vast communities. On a different note, biofilm is essentially the nearly indestructible apartment complexes they live in. Furthermore, there are

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Disgusting Discoveries Found On McDonald’s Self Serve Touch Screens

The McDonald’s franchise has been facing some stiff competition lately from new distrupters in the fast food space like Shake Shack and In-N-Out Burger. Plus, the public is demanding healthier and tastier options. McDonald’s, the once undisputed King of the fast food world has had to watch its throne, lately. The golden arches continue to lean on technology and cost reduction methods rather than food quality and healthy ingredients to

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A Probiotic That Acts Like a Toothbrush

I think we are going to start seeing a lot more of these scientific realizations of how nature’s probiotics are problem solvers for just about everything. In this article, you’ll learn (and be surprised by) how probiotics are working inside of our mouths to prevent oral diseases and even reduce tartar also known as biofilm. Get ready to pair up your toothbrushes with a probiotic solution coming at us in

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Probiotic Cleaners Are Sweeping The Globe From Hospitals To Homes

Probiotic based cleaning is sweeping the globe, not just the nation. The subject of cleaning is not exciting or very interesting, but wait! Granted, probiotics and especially the subject of cleaning isn’t very glamorous. However, probiotics has definitely set the bar high when it comes to the red carpet of clean living. Shelf-stable external probiotic solutions also help to reduce the carbon footprint left behind by other products. Now, this

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