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Functional foods with digestion-enhancing properties

November 8, 2011

There is a substantial body of data in support of their digestion-enhancing activities of various plants, herbs and spices.  They can be mainly divided into three groups: bitter, aromatic and pungent plants.

Amongst the most important we can find ginger, peppermint, and fennel, etc., and many more that have a significant body of support experimental data available.

Check the review out HERE.

“This paper presents a short review of those plants with a significant body of research supporting the claims that they have a digestive action, with particular emphasis on clinical data”  M. Valussi (Int J Food Sci Nutr)


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