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Echinacea, the Sacred Plant
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Inulin. Dr. Anne Franck, Ir.
Inulin-Type Prebiotics – A Review: Part 1
on the starting source and degree of processing, inulin-type prebiotics can be inulin-type prebiotics will be covered in part 2 of this review.
Nutritional and Health Benefits of Inulin and Oligofructose
Inulin attenuates atherosclerosis in apolipoprotein E-deficient mice
The Physical Properties of Inulin Solutions

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BENEO Label Continues to Drive Business Expansion for Customers
Summary:The label provides a product with a recognisable symbol that indicates to consumers that it contains a sufficient amount of Orafti inulin or oligofructose to support scientifically proven health and nutritional benefits.
Feeding the Gut
Inulin, which is part of the FOS family, refers to a group of naturally occurring polysaccharides that has been shown to improve bone health by increasing calcium and other mineral absorption, 1 and prevent chronic inflammatory intestinal disorders.
10 new diet-friendly products on store shelves
Warning: Although made with whole wheat flour, oat flakes, wheat bran and flax seeds, it also contains more inulin than any of these desirable ingredients. (Inulin is an isolated fiber that doesn't provide all of the health benefits of whole grains.
Marketing: Fiber for Baked Goods
The well-established prebiotic fiber inulin is also enjoying increased new product activity, with 5.7% more products containing the ingredient tracked from 2009 to 2010.
Using Your Noodle: Pasta Alternatives
Made by companies such as the popular Dreamfields brand, these are similar to whole wheat pastas (Dreamfields' is actually a "better for you" white pasta) to which inulin is added.

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Inulin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Inulins are a group of naturally occurring polysaccharides produced by many types of plants. They belong to a class of fibers known as fructans.
INULIN: Uses, Side Effects, Interactions and Warnings - WebMD
Inulin: Friend or Foe?
Dec 10, 2007 (NaturalNews) Inulin seems to be the latest health food craze. In this article, I will present both sides of the inulin story. Is it for everybody?
Popular food additive can cause stomach ache | Reuters
Since Inulin/FOS is indigestible by our bodies, it gets transported to the large intestine where it feeds microbes and promotes fermentation.

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