Probiotics Show No Effect on Kids’ Tummy Upsets

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 21, 2018 — When young children have a bout of “stomach flu,” parents often turn to probiotics for help. But two new clinical trials suggest they are wasting their money. Researchers found that probiotic formulas showed no benefit for babies and preschoolers with acute gastroenteritis — a common gut infection that causes diarrhea and vomiting. The findings contradict […]

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