Functional Foods and Supplements

The use of Enzyme based supplements in our diets is steadily picking demand as awareness about Enzymes and their capabilities is fast growing. Surprisingly this has been in practice for quite some time now. Nowadays most dietary supplements contain a blend of variety of Enzymes for dietary assistance. Consumption of foods such as fast foods which are nutritionally incomplete pose burdens on our pancreas. Thus use of Enzyme based supplements is recommended by medical practitioners worldwide.

The human body needs enzymes to perform complex tasks. Enzymes are proteins found in the body that which break down nutrients and perform a variety of other tasks. The human digestive system breaks down proteins, fats, carbohydrates into forms that are used by the body. Processed foods contain a variety of nutrients that need to be broken down into simple compounds for use by the body. Thus Enzyme based supplements are of importance to aid the human body in digestion of these nutrients.