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Enzymes vs. Probiotics: What are the Differences You Need to Know?

Are you frustrated with trying to figure out the differences between enzyme and probiotic supplements? And whether either really matters for gut health? Read More

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What Your Doctor May Not Know About Enzymes

My doctoral education in the early 1980s included the first two years of medical school. I distinctly remember a lecturer in biochemistry stating that enzymes could not be taken orally... Read More

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How to Choose an Enzyme Product for Your Digestive Needs

You’ve decided to try enzymes, but don’t know how to choose a product. Or maybe you’re already using an enzyme and not sure it’s the best one for your digestive issues. Read More

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Autism Hope Summit Interviews Dr. Devin Houston

You won't want to miss this in-depth interview with Dr. Devin Houston, CEO of Houston Enzymes, on the topic of Enzymes & Autism: How Enzymes Work for Gut Issues and Food... Read More

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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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