Introductory article - Know Yourself - January 21, 2022
The thousands of proteins synthesized in your body are categorized by the functions they perform. They differ in their amino acid profile and arrangement.
Course - Know Yourself - April 15, 2021
Have you ever wondered what happens to the food you eat once you have swallowed it? What processes occur which change food into nutrients? Track the journey of food through your GI tract and learn more about your digestive process.
Indepth article - Eat Well - March 18, 2021
Dietary protein provides you with essential amino acids which, together with the amino acids your body makes, provide the building blocks for your body. Learn more about this organic macronutrient.
Indepth article - Know Yourself - March 11, 2021
Digestion begins in your mouth where the mechanical action of your teeth, tongue, and jaw begins to break down food that will eventually be absorbed as nutrients.
Indepth article - Know Yourself - February 11, 2021
Digestive enzymes are amazing protein molecules necessary for your digestive process and are produced by your own body cells. Learn more about enzymes and digestion.