Abstracts & Commentary
Once reserved for nobility alone, chocolate is now consumed worldwide. Growing evidence, including a new randomized clinical trial, suggests chocolate may benefit the cardiovascular system.
Spore-based probiotics may offer an appealing alternative to pricey rifaximin and onerous diets in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome.
Which probiotic strains work best for different subtypes of IBS and at what dose? A recent meta-analysis offers some answers.