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Surprising Side Effects of Eating Pineapple

By Emily Shiffer of Eat This, Not That! | Slide 2 of 9: "Bromelain plays a role as a powerful anti-inflammatory, which one study showed a decrease in inflammatory mediators for individuals with IBD, that could potentially alleviate symptoms for patients suffering from IBD," says Valdez. "However, more studies are needed to recommend bromelain as a treatment method for IBD."READ MORE: The Secret Drinking Trick to Reduce Inflammation, Says Expert

1. It's a potential aid in treatment for IBD.

"Bromelain plays a role as a powerful anti-inflammatory, which one study showed a decrease in inflammatory mediators for individuals with IBD, that could potentially alleviate symptoms for patients suffering from IBD," says Valdez. "However, more studies are needed to recommend bromelain as a treatment method for IBD."

READ MORE: The Secret Drinking Trick to Reduce Inflammation, Says Expert

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