Yakult original and Yakult LIGHT are made fresh in our manufacturing plant in Dandenong South, Victoria. Both products are gluten free and fat free. Yakult is also free from any artificial colours or preservatives.
The Lacticaseibacillus paracasei Shirota (LcS) strain was first discovered by Dr Minoru Shirota, the founder of Yakult. Dr Shirota studied a variety of microorganisms including Lactobacilli, butyric acid bacteria, mould and yeast.
Probiotica is a bi-annual scientific publication created with the aim of increasing knowledge on the use of probiotics, prebiotics and synbiotics for health, as well as promoting emerging research in this area from local and international sources.
The Knowledge behind Probiotics in Health & Disease aims to educate Health Professionals on the science and application of probiotics. This resource is intended for use as a professional development tool, in line with individual learning goals.
Probiotics may assist in optimising the performance of highly active individuals through the positive influence they have on gut and immune function. There is also up and coming research looking at probiotics in the field of muscle recovery, mood and cognition.
Watch the videos and read the information in our latest resources to find out more.