TITLE

As weight reducer, sea fiber holds no water

PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Environmental Nutrition;Feb99, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features chitosan products or fiber supplements that are touted to promote weight loss. Manufacture of chitosan from indigestible type of cellulose called chitin; Use of chitin as an industrial water purifier; Lack of evidence to back up claims by makers of Fat Absorb product that it can lead to weight loss; Suggestion to choose bran or psyllium as fiber supplement.
ACCESSION #
1552672

 

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