Pre and probiotics in formula could boost infant immunity | FoodieDoc says: |
The addition of pre and probiotics to infant formula could help to boost immune responses by colonising newborn babies’ guts with a stable population of beneficial bacteria, say researchers.


two new studies in the Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition suggest that the beneficial bacteria in a baby's intestine are important to fighting infection. Pre and probiotics in infant formulas are said to be perform more like breast milk.  --FoodieDoc, Anna Resurreccion.