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Benefits of Probiotics for Children

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One way to be in the pink of health is by getting good nutrition. However what we consume can also supply health benefits beyond just fundamental nutrition.

15/10/2015 - 12:30

One way to be in the pink of health is by getting good nutrition. However what we consume can also supply health benefits beyond just fundamental nutrition. For instance, the frequent intake of beneficial bacterial cultures, also referred to as ‘probiotics’, are beneficial for your child’s gut and body.

The addition of probiotics to formula helps to support your child’s gut health, and in turn, his immune system. Probiotic supplements can also be found in the form of tablets and capsules.

Definition of Probiotics
Probiotics are live, beneficial bacterial cultures that will provide health benefits when consume in right amounts.

  • There are many different types of bacteria that can be found in our children’s bodies digestive tract.
  • Many of these are essential to assist us in keeping a good physical wellness.
  • Probiotic cultures help to ensure balance of the beneficial bacteria in our digestive tract.


How does it (Probiotics) work?

  • There are nearly 80% of the antibodies producing cells that are present in our digestive tract.
  • Probiotics help maintain a balance of beneficial and harmful bacteria for a healthy digestive tract.
  • A healthy digestive tract supports a healthy immune system by increasing your little one’s production of key antibodies like IgA.


If you’re looking to support your child’s usual diet with fortified milk, you can try LACTOKIDTM COMFORTIS® 3. It is a specially formulated milk powder for children aged 1 to 3 years old, with the goodness of L. reuteri probiotics to reduce the risk of constipation, for tummy comfort, and for a happy child! Redeem a free sample here.

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