Feeling the Benefits of Fiber

Fiber is a complex carbohydrate that consists of cellulose, pectin, gum, mucilage, hemicellulose, and lignin. You don’t completely digest and absorb fiber, because you don’t have the enzymes required to disassemble it. For that reason, fiber accounts for less than the four Calories per gram of other carbohydrates. Fiber helps you maintain an ideal weight by absorbing […]