Immune System

KunaPops from Ecuadorian producer LiveKuna will be hitting the US shelves this month. Pic: LiveKuna

Ecuadorian probiotic snacks gain listing on Amazon

By Gill Hyslop

KunaPops, puffed quinoa and chia snacks produced by Ecuadorian organic flour and snack producer LiveKuna, will be listed on Amazon US this month, following its success in Canada.

Dietary fibres may protect against asthma: Mouse data

Dietary fibres may protect against asthma: Mouse data

By Nathan Gray

A lack of fermentable fibres in people's diet may pave the way for allergic inflammatory reactions such as asthma - and increasing intake of these fibres could help battle asthma, according to new research.