Probiotics in Pregnant Women to Prevent Eczema in Children

A randomized, double-blind trial of children was conducted in women who received probiotic milk or placebo from 36 weeks of pregnancy to 3 months postpartum during breastfeeding.  Women were given 250 mL of probiotic low fat fermented milk or 250 mL placebo skimmed fermented milk per day.  The probiotic milk contained Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG (LGG), … read more