Dr. Houston's Blog

The Mold Question

Q: Are your enzymes grown on aspergillus and is there any aspergillus or mold in the enzyme product? A:  First, let's get the wording correct.  Enzymes are not "grown on" Aspergillus,... Read More

Goodbye, gallbladder; hello, enzymes

I recently had my gallbladder removed, an experience shared by a great many people.  My only symptoms had been two episodes of pain after eating a meal fairly high in fats. Read More

Finding Your Perfect Enzyme Protocol

The most difficult part of my job is trying to answer the many questions I receive from customers. Read More

Capsule and tablet size

"How big are the capsules?" "What do the chewable tablets look like?" Read More

DPP IV discovered! Again!?

The year 1999 doesn't seem that long ago to me.  That was the year I found that some food-grade protease blends contained an unusual enzyme, DPP IV (dipeptidyl peptidase IV). Read More

How to take enzymes at school

Here are our tips for enzyme success at school. Read More

Not just chicken feed

Every so often I go to www.pubmed.com which directs to www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed, the National Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Read More

Can you get a fungal infection from enzymes?

Can you get a fungal infection from enzymes? I recently addressed this question with a parent who had concerns about giving their child fungal-derived enzymes. Aspergillus allergies come in all sizes. Read More

Webinar now on our site: The Role of Enzymes in Autism, Gut Issues and Food Intolerances

Our recent webinar was a great success - thanks to all who participated. We recorded the webinar and have archived it on our site here. Read More