This is the breakdown: you eat fiber, specific bacteria in your gut digest fiber producing butyrate, this chemical then inhibits a certain enzyme. The reduced activity of this enzyme ratchets down cell proliferation and induces programmed cell death in cancer cells. 243 more words
Tags » Prebiotics
Probiotic, Prebiotic, Synbiotic, Antibiotic, Psychobiotic?
If you think this is the title to a new Sci-Fi flick, you’re not alone. How confusing can things get? We hear about them in the news and on ads but does anyone ever really explain what they mean and why you should care to know? 748 more words