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7 Questions You Should Ask Before Starting Enzymes

Enzymes can seem intimidating. But once you have answers to a handful of key questions, you should feel comfortable with giving enzymes a try.1. How do enzymes work?Enzymes are specialized proteins. Read More

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The Truth About Raw Foods and Enzymes

Once in a while I get an email admonishing me for not emphasizing raw foods as a source of digestive enzymes. Read More

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Fungal vs. animal-derived enzymes

Fungal enzymes perform nearly identical functions as their animal pancreatic counterparts. Read More

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Gobble up holiday meals with the right amount of enzymes

You might be stuffed, but you don't have to be miserable

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Polyphenols and Probiotics

Combining certain enzymes and probiotics promote a healthy microbiome.

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How Enzymes Knock Down Food Allergens 

Food intake, considered a pleasure by most, also represents a health hazard in situations where metabolism is altered or if food proteins are recognized as harmful by the immune system. Read More