Best Foods to Improve Digestion
Yogurt is made from milk that has been fermented, typically by lactic acid bacteria.
It contains friendly bacteria known as probiotics
Apples are a rich source of pectin, a soluble fiber.
Pectin bypasses digestion in your small intestine and is then broken down by the friendly bacteria in your colon
Fennel, a plant with a pale bulb and long green stalks, is used to add flavor to food
Kefir is a cultured dairy product made by adding kefir “grains” to milk. These “grains” result from mixing yeast and bacteria with milk and appear to have digestive benefits
The luscious tropical fruit papaya contains a digestive enzyme called papain. It assists during the digestive process by helping break down protein fibers
Ginger is a traditional ingredient in Eastern medicine that helps improve digestion and prevent nausea. Many pregnant women use it to treat morning sickness
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