A 48-year-old member asked:
why is cellulose important to our digestive health?
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Dr. Jan Rakinic answered
37 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Great question!: Cellulose is an insoluble fiber, the kind that most of us don't eat enough of. It helps to move contents through the GI tract, helps the colon to do its work better, decreases chances for diverticulitis, and maybe also for several kinds of cancer. Can you tell I'm a fan??
Answered on Jan 24, 2015
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