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The Pros and Cons of Probiotics

The Pros and Cons of Probiotics

Summer Self-Care Series

Gain insights into complex health issues as health science experts from University of Illinois deliver forward-thinking, holistic solutions for addressing today's health challenges in a series co-hosted by University of Illinois Extension and Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Institute. All webinars in this series are free. All courses are eligible for CEUs and CPDUs.

All sessions are offered via Zoom on Wednesdays at noon (CT) from June 23 - August 25, 2021.

Register here to receive a Zoom link to the webinar: go.illinois.edu/selfcare

July 7 | The Pros and Cons of Probiotics

Probiotics are in many drinks and health-conscious foods, but what does the research say about their effectiveness? Can we believe the hype? Learn how to read a probiotic label, the current state of probiotic and prebiotic research, how probiotics impact the gut microbiome, and which health claims to dismiss as fake. Presenter: Join Breanna Metras, Division of Nutritional Sciences.

This session is FREE, but registration is required. A recording of this webinar will be available at a later date, please register to receive a link to the recording.

If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in any of these programs, please contact Chelsey Byers, clbyers@illinois.edu. Early requests are strongly encouraged to allow sufficient time for meeting your access needs.

Register here to receive a Zoom link to the webinar: go.illinois.edu/selfcare

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