Prescript Assist Is a Risky Supplement

What is Prescript Assist? Prescript Assist is a popular probiotic supplement in the ancestral health community because it is marketed as following ancestral principles. The claim is that this product contains microorganisms found in soil, which are “natural” and what our ancestors consumed with their unwashed produce. Some of the claims of this product are the following: It can survive the harsh conditions of the gastrointestinal tract It can colonize the gut Read More

Do Probiotics Have Any Clinical Evidence?

A lot of health products that you’ll end up buying won’t have the evidence to back up the claims listed on the product. Probiotics are one of these supplements. Approximately 3 million adults in the U.S were estimated to take probiotics back in 2012. That number has probably increased significantly by now. Especially when research on the effects of the microbiome in various health outcomes has entered the mainstream media. Read More