As weight reducer, sea fiber holds no water

February 1999
Environmental Nutrition;Feb99, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p3
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.


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