Scientists create new gut product to plug immune deficit Monday 5 November 2007 PDF Print The gut is responsible for about 60% of the immune system! Up to 1 kg of some 400-500 different species of bacteria live in the human gut - some good and some bad. A healthy digestive system helps keep the whole body well 1 in 4 operations in the UK is now on some part of the digestive tract. 1 in 8 of all admissions to general hospitals in the UK is connected with the digestive tract. IBS is the most common disorder seen in gastroenterology practice. According to the IBS Network, It affects 1 in 3 of the population at some point in their lives. In the UK approximately 2 million people a year suffer from an attack of diarrhoea and/or vomiting due to food poisoning. Bimuno®, the UK's first prebiotic only supplement helps prevent all sorts of gut problems from IBS, food poisoning, diarrhoea, constipation, bloating etc. as well as boosting a person's immune system so ideal if going on holiday or into hospital etc or to help beat colds and flu this winter. Simply mix Bimuno with food and drinks such as tea, coffee, breakfast cereal or everyday cooking. Bimuno is the first product in a whole new product sector for consumers - basically probiotics don't work properly unless the gut is capable of absorbing the good bacteria in them - so people need prebiotics. So if you are writing anything on gut health or winter immunity then please contact us. We can offer you: scientific data case studies spokespeople even product for journalist trial or reader giveaways Please contact Sarah Allen or Stephen Clarke for further details on 020 7498 8211 email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Fuel PR in the following categories: Health, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.