Probiotics probably aren’t making you well, and they could make you sicker

November 2, 2018

Brett Finlay, distinguished professor at the Peter Wall Institute, was interviewed on the CBC Radio’s Quirks and Quarks. Finlay spoke about the hype around probiotic health products — supplements, pills and food additives — and new research that shows that in some circumstances probiotics might impede the recovery of normal gut bacteria.

Image credit: Sonya Buyting / CBC