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Kombucha Questions Answered (Tanya Choy, SPH)

Kombucha is an ancient drink but is finding newfound popularity in North America. (Maggie MacPherson/CBC News)
Kombucha is an ancient drink but is finding newfound popularity in North America. (Maggie MacPherson/CBC News)

Kombucha tea has become big business in recent years and some of the health claims about the drink have become pretty large as well.

Tanya Choy, a registered dietitian at Vancouver’s St. Paul’s Hospital, said there is emerging research that fermented foods could fight for space in the gut area and crowd out bad bacteria.

Watch the full story on CBC News.

*The video and interview with Tanya Choy begins at 44:00  https://www.cbc.ca/player/play/1586906691761

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