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Acetaldehyde in Food - What should I avoid?

For those with an ALDH2 deficiency, metabolising acetaldehyde can be a real nightmare. Many people with this ineffective liver enzyme know that acetaldehyde from alcohol will give them painful and uncomfortable symptoms, but did you know that acetaldehyde is found...

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Should I Get Tested for ALDH2 Deficiency?

Do you experience negative symptoms when you drink alcohol and are wondering: “Should I get tested for ALDH2 deficiency?” You’re in the right place! If you finally want to know whether you have an ALDH2 deficiency (commonly referred to as...

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How To Get Rid of a Hangover

Table of Contents Introduction Hangover Symptoms Helpful Hangover Food Why do you get a headache after drinking? Acetaldehyde and Alcohol How long does a hangover last? Other Hangover Remedies Introduction If you've ever had alcohol, chances are you've also experienced...

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Expert's Guide To Breaking Down Acetaldehyde

Acetaldehyde (the toxin produced during the metabolism of alcohol) does not affect people equally!  A large proportion of the world’s population possess a genetic deficiency in an enzyme called ALDH2 that reduces their ability to break down acetaldehyde; common in people of Asian origin.

In this article we are critiquing the various methods people are currently using to help their body break down acetaldehyde, and finding out the best way overall!

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