Lactic acid bacteria cuts obesity and inflammation in rats

05/25/2011 | United Press International

A study in the British Journal of Nutrition found that rats that were given lactic acid bacteria daily from before birth to adult age had lower body mass than those in the non-lactic-acid group. The Swedish researchers said that daily intake of lactic acid bacteria may help curb obesity and low-level inflammation rates in humans.

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