Author Archives: Tim Prentiss

To Support the Microbiome — Kirkman® Introduces A Powerful Probiotic Blend

By Tim Prentiss Staff Writer Kirkman Group, Inc     Kirkman® recently announced the introduction of a powerful probiotic blend designed to support the microbiome. Microbiome Probiotic 8-Strain Blend (4465-060)consists of 60 billion colony-forming units of several species of beneficial bacteria. This broad-spectrum … Continue reading

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What’s the Difference? Restless Sleep Herbal Blend Versus Sleep Support Chewable Tablets

By Tim Prentiss Staff Writer Kirkman Group, Inc   Store shelves are full of competing items claiming to produce the same benefits. Sometimes such similar products are made with similar formulations. Other times, completely different ingredients are used to elicit … Continue reading

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Hot Off the Press! Download Kirkman’s Free Probiotic & Enzyme Guides

Kirkman® recently published new guides to our probiotic and enzyme products.   You can download them free here or from the “Resources/Publications” section of our website.   Other informational brochures available on our website include: Kirkman’s 2017 Consumer Catalog Kirkman’s 2017 Consumer Price List Kirkman’s … Continue reading

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How Nutritional Supplements Can Help with the Stress of the Holidays

Most people probably don’t need to read a biometric study to know that the holidays can be stressful, but such a study has been performed. The findings: shopping can be as stressful as running a marathon, with shoppers’ heart rates … Continue reading

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Kirkman’s CEO Signs Agreement with the University of Georgia to Establish a P2i Center of Excellence

  Kirkman’s CEO, David Humphrey, acting in his capacity as President of The Forum Institute, signed an agreement with the University of Georgia, Atlanta (UGA), to establish the first “P2i (Preconception to Infancy) Center of Excellence.”  Representatives from UGA and … Continue reading

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Kirkman’s New Curcumin Turmeric Root Extract Offers Excellent Bioavailability and Concentration

 For thousands of years, turmeric has been used for both culinary and medicinal purposes. In the last couple decades, research has begun to verify the health benefits of turmeric, and companies have been turning spice into nutritional supplements. However, because … Continue reading

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New Study Hints at Connection Between Microbiome and Behavior

That gastrointestinal issues are comorbid with certain special needs conditions is not news. The seminal study on the brain/gut microbiome connection was performed on mice. Biota-free mice displayed reduced sociability and repetitive grooming. After being “colonized” (meaning having normal mouse … Continue reading

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