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WhaT Is DIgEsTIOn ? hOW DO DIgEsTIvE EnzymEs WOrK ?

  title={WhaT Is DIgEsTIOn ? hOW DO DIgEsTIvE EnzymEs WOrK ?},
  • Published 2013
Digestion is essential for good health. Unlocking nutrients from foods is a complex process. In order to break down food we rely on optimal levels and function of a special set of proteins called digestive enzymes. These proteins are found in the saliva and also in the small intestines. Without the combined actions of our digestive enzymes we would simply be unable to absorb many nutrients that we need to maintain good health. This is why reduced levels of digestive enzymes can be linked to a… 

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