Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

Do you give your children live cultures?

I just started giving them to my kids and taking them myself. I was just curious if you give them to your kids and if so, what kind do you use?

 
angeladh82

Asked by angeladh82 at 10:37 AM on Dec. 30, 2008 in Health

Level 1 (0 Credits)
This question is closed.
Answers (6)
  • yes
    we do probiotics once a week.
    especially after a round of antibotics.
    helps with their digestion.
    debbidotcom

    Answer by debbidotcom at 4:25 PM on Dec. 30, 2008

  • Sorry but what do you mean by that?
    I didnt really understand what it is lol
    Mummytomore

    Answer by Mummytomore at 11:09 AM on Dec. 30, 2008

  • I give my daughter yogurt
    theroxy

    Answer by theroxy at 11:54 AM on Dec. 30, 2008

  • Sometimes they eat yogurt but not probiotics or anything.
    momofsaee

    Answer by momofsaee at 12:52 PM on Dec. 30, 2008

  • Absolutely! Especially after we've had antibiotics, which kill off all gut bugs, not just the bad ones, so you have to replenish with some good bugs. We use Kirkman ProBio Gold (chewables for my son & capsules for us) because they are a very high quality product and guaranteed to be allergy-free (very important for us) . You can find them here: http://www.kirkmanlabs.com/
    mom2aspclboy

    Answer by mom2aspclboy at 4:00 PM on Dec. 30, 2008

  • mummytomore: live cultures like the ones found in yogurt. But you can buy a supplement of them that is a lot more powerful than just yogurt. her doctor was very informing about them and convincing. Evidently they are great for a number of things. Keeps the intestine track clean, helps maintain immune system and provides support for the metabolism and so on & so on.
    angeladh82

    Answer by angeladh82 at 4:13 PM on Dec. 30, 2008

Next question in Health
Good birth control

Next question overall (Pets)
is today the day???