Navigation Links
Sugary Sodas High in Diabetes-Linked Compound
Date:8/24/2007

ater or fruit juices.

Ho also noted that other types of beverages may contain high levels of HFCS, as well. So-called "hydrating" sports drinks often contain HFCS. Ho is particularly concerned about high-caffeine energy drinks.

"I worry about kids in high school," he said. "They rely on energy drinks to do their homework and stay awake. The level of [HFCS] is so high."

Adding a beneficial antioxidant compound found in tea called "epigallocatechin gallate," or EGCG, to drinks that contain HFCS appears to lower reactive carbonyl levels, Ho said. That could mean that drinking beverages that contain both tea extracts and HFCS may not be as harmful as drinking HCFS-sweetened sodas, he said. However, further research is needed to prove that.

Beverages that contain both fruit juice and HFCS also appear to have fewer reactive carbonyl levels, possibly because of beneficial compounds called phytochemicals found naturally in fruit juice, Ho said.

Lona Sandon is assistant professor of clinical nutrition at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, and a spokeswoman for the American Dietetic Association. She said the Rutgers study is still inconclusive.

"It doesn't address the risk [of diabetes], it simply shows a possible mechanism for why there might be more risk in children who drink more HFCS-sweetened sodas," she said.

"Although there are other epidemiologic studies showing a correlation between sweetened soda and diabetes, it is not a proven cause-and-effect," Sandon said.

Nevertheless, she suggests that everyone follow dietary guidelines from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Those guidelines advocate reducing sweetened drinks from the diet, and "most health professionals currently recommend that kids get zero sugary drinks a day, particularly overweight or obese children," Sandon said.

Dr. Barbara B. Kahn, chief of the division of endocrinology
'/>"/>

Copyright©2007 ScoutNews,LLC.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. A simple answer to teen weight loss: Reducing sugary drinks
2. Soda and Sugary Drinks make Americans Obese
3. Sugary Beverages Fuel the Obesity Epidemic
4. Sugary drinks increase Pancreatic cancer risk
5. Sugary News for Diabetics – Cure Stems from Stem Cell Therap
6. Sugary Foods Turn Kids Teeth Rotten in US
7. High-fat and Sugary Diet Severely Damage Liver and Other Vital Organs
8. Sugary Diet can Be Helpful in Shedding Off Pounds
9. Common Ingredient in Big Macs and Sodas Can Stabilize Gold Nanoparticles for Medical Use
10. Compound of Broccoli combats breast cancer
11. Brain cells protected by new compounds
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/25/2015)... (PRWEB) May 25, 2015 A recent report ... states 1,000 persons have died as a direct result of ... This marks a 33% rise in overdose deaths attributed to ... Baker, “This issue doesn’t care about geography. This issue doesn’t ... issue doesn’t care about class.” As the state of Mass. ...
(Date:5/25/2015)... 2015 ProDrop Light Show allows users ... light backdrops with a click of a mouse. Users have full ... all within Final Cut Pro X. , ProDrop Light Show gives ... zones, kaleidoscope and much more leaving infinite possibilities all within Final ... zones and text presets, users can apply their very own media ...
(Date:5/25/2015)... Americas announces major investment in new technology and personnel ... Medical Answering Service customers. Through a combination of ... provides a seamless transition between a health care provider’s ... patient satisfaction. , Tunstall is pleased to ... expanded facilities and the latest telecommunication software and hardware ...
(Date:5/24/2015)... (PRWEB) May 25, 2015 Pacific Prime has announced ... part report looking at the cost of individual international health ... Article 2 looks at the cost of health insurance in six ... Focusing on, Hong Kong , ... the UAE , the UK , ...
(Date:5/24/2015)... (PRWEB) May 24, 2015 For people ... and Chinese Enterokinase Industry, 2009-2019 Market Research Report would ... is an exhaustive study on the present market scenario ... insight into the growing Chinese market of this industry. ... the overall status of the manufacturers in this industry. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Opioid Deaths Increase by 33 Percent Since 2012 in Mass. 2Health News:Developers at Pixel Film Studios Release of ProDrop Light Show for Final Cut Pro X. 2Health News:Tunstall Introduces New Medical Answering Service for the 21st Century Practice 2Health News:Pacific Prime Releases 2nd Article of Cost of Health Insurance Report 2Health News:Global and Chinese Enterokinase Industry 2009-2019 Market Research Report Now Available at RnRMarketResearch.com 2Health News:Global and Chinese Enterokinase Industry 2009-2019 Market Research Report Now Available at RnRMarketResearch.com 3Health News:Global and Chinese Enterokinase Industry 2009-2019 Market Research Report Now Available at RnRMarketResearch.com 4
... Choices ( http://www.nhs.uk ), the,digital ,front door, to the ... to see both the physical and financial cost of ... information, the interactive calculator,( http://www.nhs.uk/Tools/Pages/Smoking.aspx ) enables users to ... up how much you could save over,one to ten ...
... 11 In this 90 minute episode, Dr. Drew,reunites several ... they left treatment. Drew reveals who has relapsed, who has ... is comprised of,recovering addicts and fans of the show, will ... happened over the season., (Photos: ...
... suggests eating foods such as whole grains cuts risk ... -- Increased consumption of magnesium-rich foods such as whole ... which occurs when blood flow to the brain is ... the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm analyzed the diets and ...
... ALLEGAN, Mich., March 11 Perrigo Company,(Nasdaq: ... final approval,from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ... Foam, 0.05%., The product is a topical corticosteroid ... the scalp. Sales for the brand, Olux(R),Foam, 0.05%, were ...
... Verathon(R) is pleased to,announce a new Small Child ... instrument with patent-pending NeuralHarmonics(TM),Technology. Small Child Mode enables ... children weighing less than 60 pounds and,standing less ... used for adult,patients. This enhanced BladderScan(R) BVI 9400 ...
... . , Malignant tumors have usually lost their ... apoptosis. Therefore, tumors are often resistant to chemotherapy or ... cells to commit suicide. , This resistance to ... numerous molecular switches regulating the self-destruction process. This is ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Magnesium May Lower Risk for Some Strokes in Male Smokers 2Health News:Perrigo Company Receives Final Approval on Clobetasol Propionate Foam 2Health News:Perrigo Company Receives Final Approval on Clobetasol Propionate Foam 3Health News:Verathon Inc. Launches Enhanced BladderScan(R) Bladder Volume Instrument With Small Child Mode 2Health News:Verathon Inc. Launches Enhanced BladderScan(R) Bladder Volume Instrument With Small Child Mode 3Health News:Paradigm shift: Switch for programmed cell death promotes spread of glioblastoma 2
(Date:5/21/2015)... Research and Markets ( ... "North American Active Wound Care Market by ... & Ulcer), by End-User (In-Patient, & Out-Paient) - ... their offering. ,     (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) , ,The North ... grow at a CAGR of 3.1% from 2014 ...
(Date:5/21/2015)... REDWOOD CITY, Calif. , May 21, 2015  Cardica, ... 20, 2015, new employee Greg Watson , the company,s ... 400,000 shares of the company,s common stock, at a per ... May 20, 2015. The stock option was granted pursuant to ... board of directors in May 2015 under Rule 5653(c)(4) of ...
(Date:5/21/2015)... CAMBRIDGE, England , May 21, ... zur Bekämpfung von Arzneimittelfälschungen - Zwecks ... eines Arzneimittelprüfdienstes wird auf EG-Mitgliedstaaten verwiesen, ... Pilotsysteme betrieben werden.  Wählen Sie ein ... Bei der Richtlinie zur Bekämpfung von ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:North American Active Wound Care Market 2015-2019 with Smith and Nephew, Molyncke HealthCare & ConvaTec Dominating 2Cardica Announces New Employment Inducement Grant 2EU-Arzneimittel-Richtlinie für gefälschte Medikamente; Aegate-Zusammenfassung als reale Bewertung aus Belgien 2EU-Arzneimittel-Richtlinie für gefälschte Medikamente; Aegate-Zusammenfassung als reale Bewertung aus Belgien 3
... Technology advances have had a profound effect on ... a constantly evolving communication environment, companies need to continuously ... It is challenging, however, to gauge the effectiveness of ... of today,s internal and external communication options. ...
... Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: NBIX ) announced today ... Biosciences, will be presenting at the 2011 Credit Suisse Annual ... live presentation takes place on Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at ... 1:00 p.m. Pacific Time.  The presentation will be webcast and ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Internal and External Communication Insights: Effective Approaches for Reaching Clients and Co-Workers 2
Used to provide drainage of urine from the bladder. All-silicone construction provides maximum softness and biocompatibility for enhanced patient comfort. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Inte...
Used for stenting the urethra during hypospadias or epispadias repair and to promote postoperative drainage of the bladder. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use....
... catheter or instrument introduction. The dual ... peeled away and removed. The maximum ... to be introduced should be measured ... sheath. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. ...
... temporary internal drainage from ... the bladder. Supplied sterile ... for one-time use. CAUTION: ... C-Flex® and Sof-Flex® stents ...
Medicine Products: