Entries by Jason Tetro from 12/2012

Probiotics and Your Gut: A Match Made in Heaven

| Posted 12.03.2012 | Canada Living

2012-05-28-GermGuyBanner.jpg With any luck, we may be able to harness the combined effects of our gut germs and probiotics to create a harmonious and peaceful gut and keep at least one part of our bodies regularly healthy. Now that would be boldly going where no one has gone before.

This Christmas, Give a Holiday Germ Card

| Posted 12.10.2012 | Canada

The holidays are approaching and there's that one person on our list for whom we have no idea what to give. It's a common problem that is usually resolved with the purchase of a gift card from a local retailer. Now there's a new kind of gift card with a rather unique offer: an understanding of one's own microbiome.

How to Stay Healthy at Your Holiday Party

| Posted 12.17.2012 | Canada Living

2012-05-28-GermGuyBanner.jpg The holiday party is a tradition of the season. Thanks to germs, however, some of those memories may be less than pleasant. Infections are best spread in a crowd and the presence of a single person can lead to spread to some or all of the people in attendance. There are however, a few ways to minimize the chances for acquiring an infection and most are fairly easy to follow.