Clinical Trial

Honey and Mood

Study Description

NECTAR Study: Nectar (Honey) Effects on Comfort, Thoughts, and Regularity

This study aims to test the central hypothesis that adding to the diet daily yogurt with honey provides beneficial effects on digestive health and subjective mood in healthy adults.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Dietary Supplement - Yogurt with B. lactis and added honey

The intervention condition will utilize a commercially available yogurt (Activia) that contains Bifidobacterium animalis lactis DN-173 010/CNCM I-2494 (B. lactis). Participants will consume 170 g of yogurt with honey twice daily for 14 days.

Dietary Supplement - Yogurt with heat-inactivated B. lactis and added cane sugar

The control condition will utilize a commercially available yogurt (Activia) following heat inactivation of the probiotic Bifidobacterium animalis lactis DN-173 010/CNCM I-2494 (B. lactis). Participants will consume 170 g of the heat-inactivated yogurt with added cane sugar twice daily for 14 days.The added cane sugar will be an isocaloric amount to the honey.

Additional Information

Official Study Title

NECTAR Study: Nectar (Honey) Effects on Comfort, Thoughts, and Regularity

Clinical Trial ID

NCT04187950

ParticipAid ID

e0RJ7b