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What we know about Titanium Dioxide (E171).

Dr. Sharif Sharifi

What we know about Titanium Dioxide (E171).

The whitener additive titanium dioxide, also known as E171, or Colour(171), has caused a stir recently after the French decision to suspend approval for its use as a food additive following study’s linking it to gut disorders, cell damage, and potentially cancer. In this post we reflect on why AFPI doesn’t use titanium dioxide in our products. 


What are you really chewing on?

Dr. Sharif Sharifi

What are you really chewing on?
We find that a lot of customers are surprised to learn that regular chewing gum contains plastic. And it makes sense why they would be unaware – the manufacturers of these synthetic chewing gums don’t want you to think about what you’re putting in your mouth.

What's BCAA anyway?

Dr. Sharif Sharifi

What's BCAA anyway?

Our BCAA Capsules are GREAT for your work out: boosting energy, performance, and muscle recovery. But what is BCAA? And how can it do all these things? BCAA stands for Branched-Chain Amino Acids. Amino Acids are organic compounds that form proteins when they combine. They are vital to the body – as well as forming proteins, they’re also used in hormonal and neurotransmitter processes...


What is Mastic? (By Dr. Sharifi)

Dr. Sharif Sharifi

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