Culturelle, manufactured by Amerifit Brands Inc (Cromwell, Conn), is an all-natural dietary supplement containing the probiotic Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG, the only probiotic that survives the stomach and bile acids of the digestive tract. The product provides at least 10 billion live cells of beneficial bacteria at the time of use, the amount recommended by clinical science.
The HEM-780 (N3) Automatic Blood Pressure (BP) Monitor with ComFit Cuff, manufactured by OMRON Healthcare Inc (Bannockburn, Ill), is clinically proven to provide accurate BP and pulse readings and to detect irregular heartbeat and hypertension. It features a large digital display screen and 84-memory recall storage. For information on morning hypertension, please visit http://www.morningbp.com.
Murine Earigate Ear Cleansing System, manufactured by Medtech Products (Irvington, NY), a Prestige Brands Inc company, is indicated for the removal of earwax 2 to 3 times a week to prevent buildup. The product gently projects a 100% natural seawater solution into the ear canal to flush it out with no pressure on the eardrum.
In Seniors: Consider CMV Serostatus
When Recommending Flu Vaccine
Older people who have cytomegalovirus seem to have less robust responses to the trivalent influenza vaccine than those who do not have CMV.
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