You Can’t Always Trust Your Gut Bacteria When it Comes to Weight Loss

You Can’t Always Trust Your Gut Bacteria When it Comes to Weight Loss

Most people aren’t aware of the hundreds of types of bacteria that live in their gut. Mostly in your colon, these bacteria come in many types – some good and others not so good. Also known as “gut flora” or “microbiome,” these bacteria are important to maintain a healthy immune system, aid in digestion and help prevent disease.

When an imbalance occurs, there is an increased risk of developing serious conditions like heart disease, Type 2 diabetes or, possibly, even cancer.

Recent studies suggest that an unhealthy balance of gut bacteria may encourage weight gain and abdominal fat. Interestingly, researchers found obese individuals tend to have greater numbers of certain bacteria than normal weight individuals. Further studies suggest these bacteria, when present in large numbers, may increase the number of calories absorbed from food.

Take charge of your weight, attend BodyTech’s FREE introductory seminar to learn more.

Want a Healthy Gut? Try This.

Flora Health is Ideal Protein’s new probiotic supplement, sold at BodyTech Weight Loss and Health Clinic in Rockville, MD.  Flora Health is specially formulated to help maintain your healthy “gut flora,” which is necessary for good digestion, absorption of nutrients, and normal bowel habits. To order, call 301-881-1784 or email us at ideal@mybodytech.com.

 

 

 

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You Can’t Always Trust Your Gut Bacteria When it Comes to Weight Loss


You Can’t Always Trust Your Gut Bacteria When it Comes to Weight Loss

Most people aren’t aware of the hundreds of types of bacteria that live in their gut. Mostly in your colon, these bacteria come in many types – some good and others not so good. Also known as “gut flora” or “microbiome,” these bacteria are important to maintain a healthy immune system, aid in digestion and help prevent disease.

When an imbalance occurs, there is an increased risk of developing serious conditions like heart disease, Type 2 diabetes or, possibly, even cancer.

Recent studies suggest that an unhealthy balance of gut bacteria may encourage weight gain and abdominal fat. Interestingly, researchers found obese individuals tend to have greater numbers of certain bacteria than normal weight individuals. Further studies suggest these bacteria, when present in large numbers, may increase the number of calories absorbed from food.

Take charge of your weight, attend BodyTech’s FREE introductory seminar to learn more.

Want a Healthy Gut? Try This.

Flora Health is Ideal Protein’s new probiotic supplement, sold at BodyTech Weight Loss and Health Clinic in Rockville, MD.  Flora Health is specially formulated to help maintain your healthy “gut flora,” which is necessary for good digestion, absorption of nutrients, and normal bowel habits. To order, call 301-881-1784 or email us at ideal@mybodytech.com.