Nutrition and weight maintainance
Intake of adequate levels of protein is essential in keeping the body lean and providing adequate amounts of amino acids to our body .
Studies have shown that collagen peptides have been strong allies for reducing appetite, helping patients suffering from obesity to adopt a more effective and healthy diet .
Collagen peptides have also been shown to be a great supplement option for older people, maintaining lean mass and providing better quality of life .
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 Rubio IGS, Castro G, Zanini AC, Medeiros-Neto G. Oral ingestion of a hydrolyzed gelatin meal in subjects with normal weight and in obese patients: Postprandial effect on circulating gut peptides, glucose and insulin. 13; 2008. p. 48-53.