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The Role of Enzyme Therapy in Restoring, Promoting and Maintaining Optimal Health

Your Journey to Health and Longevity Starts Here



Introduction / 1

Consider This
Life Potential
Life Span vs. Health Span

Chapter One: What are Enzymes? / 7

Enzyme Types
Digestive Enzymes
Food Enzymes
Metabolic Enzymes

Chapter Two: The History of Enzyme Therapy / 19

The Founding Fathers (and Mothers)
Additional Contributors

Chapter Three: Animal vs. Plant-Based Enzyme Therapy / 31

Enzymes Survive Stomach Acid
Animal-Based Enzyme Therapy
Plant-Based Enzyme Therapy

Chapter Four: Phase One: Digestion / 39

Digestion and Health (Not Digestive Health)
Enzyme Potential
The Ideal Diet
The Nearly Ideal Diet

Chapter Five:
Phase Two: The Use of Therapeutic (Systemic) Enzymes / 47

Why We Get Sick
Therapeutic Enzyme Supplements

Chapter Six: Specific Enzymes in Therapy / 53

Enzymes and Their Uses
Categories of Enzymes

Chapter Seven: Determining Enzyme Potency / 65

A Word About Value

Chapter Eight: The Importance of Proper pH / 71

What is Normal?
What are Some Symptoms of an Imbalanced pH?
A Word about Saliva
Helpful Lifestyle Changes
Supportive Supplements
Proper Digestion is Essential

Chapter Nine: The Microflora (Bacteria) Connection / 81

What to Look For in a Good Probiotic
A Word About Protease and Probiotics

Chapter Ten: The Immune System and Enzyme Therapy / 93

Immunity 101
Autoimmune Diseases
Back to Basics

Chapter Eleven: Physical Fitness and Enzymes / 103

Increase Performance
Sports Injuries and Recovery
The Athlete and pH

Chapter Twelve: Choosing the Right Enzyme Supplement / 111

Conclusion / 115


Protocols: In Alphabetical Order / 119

Appendix I Enzyme Deficiency Test / 241

Appendix II Proteases / 247

Dipeptidyl Peptidase IV (DPP-IV)

Appendix III Glucoreductase / 257
Appendix IV Does Protease Kill Probiotics? / 259

Published by One World Press

ISBN 1-4243-0795-3

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Very Informative Book!

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Good book

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received it as a free sample

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excellent read

Posted by Scottishdave on Jul 31, 2009

Great read.And for free this is awesome!

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Posted by Reviewer1806652 on Jul 30, 2009

So much info in this fantastic book. A must for anyone interested in improving health. I found Dr`s Best Digestive enzymes & Dr`s Best proteolytic enzymes cover most of the needed digestive & systemic enzymes for many of the disorders listed in the book. Thank-you iHerb for this most enlightening free book.

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