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Diet Health Nutrition

Starch grains PART 2

Alpha-galactosidase is not active in the germinated seeds, but it’s activated by germination. The higher activity was observed after three days of germination. Who prepares homemade soy milk or other

Diet Health Nutrition

Starch grains PART 1

Small granules of starch grains have a diameter from 1 to 30 microns of spherical or polyhedral shape. In the potatoes and bananas, starch grains are large, with oval diameter

Diet Health Nutrition

THE RESISTANT STARCH – OUR BODY NEEDS IT PART 2

Different foods have different concentrations of resistant starch. For 100 g of dry substance, white bread has 1 g of resistant starch, rice – 4 g, dried peas – 5

Diet Health Nutrition

THE RESISTANT STARCH – OUR BODY NEEDS IT PART 1

Until recently, it was believed that all the starch from foods is easily digested and absorbed by the small bowel. Recent studies have shown that some of the starch ingested

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GLUCIDES HAVE AN IMPORTANT ROLE IN OUR LIFE

Plant glucides are made up of association in different ways of five simple sugars, called monosaccharides, of which glucose is the most important source of energy for the human body.