The Intestine and Probiotics

  That the well-being of the whole body depends on intestinal equilibrium is a concept that has been widely documented by scientific research, which has recently highlighted the extraordinary physiological complexity of the intestine. Apart from that which it plays in digestion, the intestine has been attributed with other important roles in metabolic, neuroendocrine and [...]


Our intestine is an organ which is made up of several parts, each playing a specific role in the functioning of the digestive process. Each tract, in relation to its function, is colonised by specific micro-organisms, which accordingly perform specific functions. This group of micro-organisms, called flora, is made up of both bacteria and fungi, [...]