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Gut Health Special Issue

From eNewsletter 5/20/2024

DID YOU KNOW that hydrogen peroxide, a toxic byproduct from respiration (breathing), if not metabolized properly, can cause intestinal disturbance?

Researchers in Food and Chemical Toxicity found the dietary supplement L-theanine, often used as a sleep and anxiety aid, can attenuate hydrogen peroxide's adverse effects.

For those who have done our Pure Genomics genetic wellness screening, you may recall that we look at a genes that metabolize free radicals created by respiration (SOD transfers to hydrogen peroxide that transfers to water). Any malfunction in this process can cause oxidative damage and inflammation.

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