dietary fiber

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dietary fiber

[¦dī·ə‚ter·ē ′fī·bər]
(food engineering)
The plant-cell-wall polysaccharides and lignin in a food or food ingredient that are not broken down by the digestive enzymes of animals and humans.
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Allinson High Fibre White and Wholemeal rolls, are the perfect accompaniment to soups and salads or sandwich fillings.
The new packaging is bright, colourful, and modern, and has been rolled out across the whole range, including Allinson Wholemeal, Allinson Sunflower & Pumpkin and the new Allinson High Fibre White loaf
A study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine confirms that eating high fibre foods, such as lentils, helps prevent heart disease.
35 subjects were randomised to eat either a naturally high fibre diet providing 30 g/day of fibre, or one supplemented with psyllium to reach 30 g/day of fibre.
What they found in Jamaica is what our own scientists have discovered quite recently; that a high fibre diet makes people less stressed and puts them in a more positive mood and I think that helps with their libido.
What we did notice is that all the sales increases were coming from Super High Fibre,' he said.
People who regularly eat a lot of high fibre felt much better and were happier and less tired than people who did not.
This is because normal bread contains more carbohydrates, more starch and more reducing sugars compared to the high fibre bread.
With 50 percent less sugar and twice the fibre of the original SDC, this latest launch allows manufacturers to produce true diet or light foods and boost health claims by declaring a reduced sugar, high fibre fruit content.
Fibre Plus, in fact, contains more fibre than many of the high fibre cereals on the market today.
They found the real reason high fibre staples such as yam and cassava protect against cancer is high levels of indigestible crystalline starch.
With the FS1310 board embedded into Qualstar's libraries, customers have access to an enterprise class data storage solution with extremely high Fibre Channel performance.