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Collagen: A Primer on Benefits, Sourcing and Manufacturing

Collagen: A Primer on Benefits, Sourcing and Manufacturing

What you need to know about the protein collagen. Where it comes from (animals), what it does, why it is important – and why it's related to amino acids. Does it meet your lifestyle preferences? AminoFacts Board Member, Mitch Kanter, Ph.D. has served in director-level...

Amino Acids: An Important Part of Heart Health

Amino Acids: An Important Part of Heart Health

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Michael McGrathAminoFacts312-848-1949michael@stakeholderstrategies.com Not-for-profit AminoFacts reviews common amino acids supplement brands for their heart health-boosting ingredients and sourcing practices for a conscious diet.  ...

Natural Defense? How Amino Acids Can Help Boost Immunity

Natural Defense? How Amino Acids Can Help Boost Immunity

As COVID-19 cases continue to rise, and new strains are discovered, more and more people are seeking ways to boost the natural defenses inherent in their immune systems. Most health and nutrition experts agree that diet plays a critical role in immune health. Protein rich diets can help ensure that the body maintains levels of certain amino acids to help it ward off infections. The body uses amino acids acquired from dietary proteins to build new proteins – including those that make up the immune system. Diets that lack protein and the specific amino acids they contain can inhibit the body’s ability to combat disease.

The Not So Animal Friendly Truth Behind Collagen

The Not So Animal Friendly Truth Behind Collagen

Guest Article - Opinion Piece As a food blogger and influencer, I would say my life is pretty darn tasty. I get to attend food shows (when we could), try delicious new treats, and stay on top of up and coming brands and trends. I have judged food competitions and I...