Probiotics are actually microbial cell preparations or part of microbial cells that have a positive effect on health and wellbeing (Marteau et al). The word ‘probiotics’, literally for life, was first used by Lilly and Sitwell (1965) to describe substances secreted by an organism which helped the production of another substance. United Nations and WHO […]
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Vitamin B12 or cobalamin performs several key functions such as red blood cell formation, DNA synthesis, and helps in proper neurological functioning in humans and other animals. This particular vitamin is synthesized by bacteria and can be found in soil. Cobalamin deficiency is often common in vegetarian diets. Non-vegetarians who have an absorptive problem and […]
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