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Evidence-Based Analysis of Aspartame Research

... Some have claimed that low calorie sweeteners like aspartame could have a "rebound" effect that ... despite the implausibility, that low calorie sweeteners actually "make" people gain weight. The ADA ... messages consumers receive about low calorie sweeteners and weight management, the aspartame review is ...

Ingredient in Probiotic Sweetener Boosts Immune System

... INDIANAPOLIS, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Heartland sweeteners LLC in conjunction with Ganeden Biotech has ... immunity." The partnership between Heartland sweeteners and Ganeden Biotech, which makes the patented ... www.nevella.com . About Heartland sweeteners Based in Indianapolis , Heartland ...

Experts Lay to Rest Long-Held Misconceptions About High Fructose Corn Syrup at ILSI-USDA Workshop

... diet. "The State of the Science on Dietary sweeteners Containing Fructose" is the scientific summary of ... Likely Cause of Obesity Fructose-containing sweeteners - such as sugar, invert sugar, honey, fruit juice ... syrup in foods with other fructose-containing sweeteners will provide neither improved nutrition nor a ...

Losing Weight with Chocolate on Valentine's Day

... cacao is being used with low glycemic index sweeteners and berries to produce a new type of chocolate, ... cacao, natural low to moderate glycemic index sweeteners and boosting the already formidable antioxidant ... Low added sugar content and reliance on natural sweeteners like Agave, brown rice syrup and natural sugar ...

Photos: U.S. Food and Drug Administration Issues No Objection Letter to GRAS Status of Rebaudioside A

... continents. PureCircle markets a range of natural sweeteners internationally. Activities range from the ... leaves and extraction, refining of Reb-A into sweeteners and marketing of these sweeteners to food and beverage manufacturers worldwide. ...

Sweet Surprise: Even Former Critics Dispel Long-Held Myths About High Fructose Corn Syrup

... data (authored by John S. White, Ph.D.) on all sweeteners from the 1970s to the present show: -- ... compositionally as other fructose/glucose-based sweeteners like sucrose (or table sugar), honey or fruit juice concentrates. -- Fructose-glucose sweeteners are metabolized through the same ...

No Trick to Halloween Sweet Treats

... to enjoy a few treats." Dr. Clark adds that the sweeteners used in many Halloween treats are nearly ... that tries to link single ingredients, including sweeteners such as high fructose corn syrup, to obesity," ... Find more science-based information on sweeteners at http://www.SweetSurprise.com . CRA is the ...

New Web Site Lets You Test Your 'Sweet-Smarts' Just in Time for Valentine's Day and Easter

... moist? From the aspartame in Diet Coke to the sweeteners in bread, the Sweet-Smarts Web site uses ... asked questions and fact sheets to describe how sweeteners are made and how they affect the human body. ... sugar, honey, high fructose corn syrup and other sweeteners found in the products they consume every day. The ...

Sugar Substitutes May Contribute to Weight Gain

... because few have never encountered artificial sweeteners before. The next step, she said, is to do more ... the human experience whatsoever." Artificial sweeteners can help people lose weight, she said. "The ... information Learn about cancer and artificial sweeteners from the National Cancer Institute . ...

Artificial sweeteners linked to weight gain

... evidence that the widespread use of no-calorie sweeteners may actually make it harder for people to control ... scientific consensus on human use of artificial sweeteners is inconclusive, with various studies finding ... based on the labs hypothesis, other artificial sweeteners such as aspartame, sucralose and acesulfame K, ...

Discovery of 'sugar sensor' in intestine could benefit diabetes

... taste receptor that senses sugar and artificial sweeteners is not only present in the tongue, but also in ... that the receptor was able to detect artificial sweeteners in foods and drinks resulting in increased ... dietary sugars, which would explain why these sweeteners are unsuccessful at helping people lose weight. ...

OWATER Invites Inspirational Athletes to Share Their Stories on Sports Drink Labels

... it's possible to make great tasting, healthy sports drinks without all the sweeteners and phony ingredients. Celebrating the real athletes that have inspired ... healthy sports drinks, is made with all-natural ingredients (no artificial sweeteners or coloring) and contains only 70 calories per bottle, which is about half ...

Landmark NBC News Nutrition Report: 'There Is Indeed Little Difference Between High Fructose Corn Syrup and Table Sugar'

... right. Americans save millions of dollars every year because corn-based sweeteners are more economical to produce, while providing superior functionality in ... fructose syrup unlikely to be more harmful to health than other caloric sweeteners http://www.sweetsurprise.com/sites/default/files/AMARelease6-17-08.pdf ...

Pure Fructose Frequently Confused With High Fructose Corn Syrup

... March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- As researchers continue to examine the role of sweeteners in the diet, it's important that people understand the differences among ... sources of fructose and glucose include fruits, vegetables, nuts and sweeteners (sugar, honey, high fructose corn syrup, fruit juice concentrates and ...

ChromaDex Partners With Cargill to Provide Global Quality Control Methods and Standards for Sweet Components of Stevia

... analytical testing of stevia based products, from raw material to finished sweeteners such as rebiana. "We are very pleased to be partnering with Cargill," said Frank Jaksch, CEO and co-founder of ChromaDex, Inc. "Not all stevia sweeteners are created equal, and it will be important for companies using ...

'Nutrition Agenda 2008' is focus of Tufts Friedman School Symposium

... Climate Change. "Hot Topics" including Vitamin B & Cognition, Artificial sweeteners and Children, Vitamin D and Cancer, Effects of Folate on Cancer Risk, and ... of Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital for Children "Artificial sweeteners & Children" Joel B. Mason, MD Scientist I and Director, Vitamins and ...

AMA Finds High Fructose Syrup Unlikely to Be More Harmful to Health Than Other Caloric Sweeteners

... M.D. "We do recommend consumers limit the amount of all added caloric sweeteners to no more than 32 grams of sugar daily based on a 2,000 calorie diet in ... with the Dietary Guidelines for Americans." High fructose syrups are sweeteners produced from starches such as corn, rice and wheat. They can be found in ...

Flavoring Food May Promote Weight Loss

... Seasonings and sweeteners called 'tastants' help you feel full, study suggests MONDAY, ... News) -- Boosting the flavor of your food with calorie-free seasonings and sweeteners may help you feel fuller faster and decrease the amount you eat, according ...

Ring In 2008 With Simple New Year's Resolutions That Will Stick Year-Round

... or tea and SPLENDA(R) Minis No Calorie Sweetener Tablets. SPLENDA(R) sweeteners are marketed by McNeil Nutritionals, LLC. For more information on SPLENDA(R) sweeteners or to obtain recipes and tips on cooking and baking with the brand, visit ...

Fountain of Life Group, LLC Introduces VaNu 2Go+

... ingredients found in FoL's flagship product, VaNu. VaNu 2Go+ is an all-natural nutritional drink free of artificial preservatives, sweeteners or fillers. The addition of Maca has many reported benefits: increased energy, stamina, and hormone balance to name a few. "This special ...

Recent News Reports of Sweetener Reformulations Raise Questions About Motivations

... and respected journalists. These articles have poked holes in companies' marketing efforts and put forth scientifically substantiated facts about sweeteners commonly used in foods. As Washington Post health reporter Jennifer LaRue Huget wrote on June 12, ... nutrition experts ...

Eating Well On the Road

... dried fruit. Drink more water. Avoid the sugar of soda and other soft drinks that add empty calories. Don't think that diet sodas and artificial sweeteners are any better because some studies find they may actually increase appetite. If you crave a sweet drink, try a little low-fat chocolate milk. ...

Summer is Here! Top Five Tips for Making Your Child's Summer Eating Habits Healthier

... every meal- fresh strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, peaches, watermelon, sweet corn, green beans, tomatoes. Limit added sugars . sweeteners are found in many foods, and when consumed in moderation, often serve a useful role in making nutrient-rich foods, like yogurt and flavored milk, ...

New Research Suggests Strong Link Between Sweetened Caloric Beverages and Metabolic Syndrome

... health. Barry Popkin, PhD, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill , will highlight the significant increase in the consumption of caloric sweeteners across the globe over the past 20 years, with the main source being sweetened caloric beverages, including: soft drinks, fruit drinks, energy drinks, ...

Niutang Sucralose Patent Litigation Successfully Concluded

... Wang Jr., General Manager of Changzhou Niutang. "We will continue to focus our attention on what we do best - providing the highest quality sweeteners and food additives along with outstanding service to our worldwide customers." Niutang has steadily grown its sucralose customer base, which ...

Photos: USANA Launches National Rev3 Geocaching Challenge

... is a proprietary formula of antioxidants and other important nutrients packed in a delicious beverage that contains no artificial flavors, colors, sweeteners or preservatives. Rev3 is tea- based, providing consumers with a natural lift, and contains Olivol(R), USANA's patented olive-fruit extract. Along ...

Do Fad Diets Really Work?

... pros and the cons, so you can make an informed decision with your health professional. Find more science-based information on sweeteners at www.SweetSurprise.com . The Corn Refiners Association (CRA) is the national trade association representing the corn refining (wet ...

Poison Dressed as an Easter Bunny

... manufacturing which involves higher heat and removes the natural anti-oxidant power of chocolates. C) Chocolates should be sweetened with natural sweeteners like organic cane sugar and Agave syrup, both of which are far less refined and cause far less sugar/insulin spikes in the body. D) The additional ...

Sugary Drinks are Bad for Your Heart

... risk of heart disease." The study defined sugar-sweetened beverages as carbonated and non-carbonated beverages that contain sugar-based caloric sweeteners and are flavored with fruit juice or natural and artificial flavors. It also included caffeinated and non-caffeinated colas, including low-calorie ...

Protica Launches All-Natural Protein Beverage, Proasis

... in 2001, we also wanted to create a protein shot that was 100% natural. At the time, we were not satisfied with the all-natural, high intensity sweeteners available," said Jim Duffy, Protica President. "Over the years, stevia processors have refined their methods to yield a material that tastes clean ...

Cargill Receives Official Notification From FDA Supporting the Safety of Truvia(TM) Rebiana

... for more than three decades," added Zanna McFerson, business director for Cargill Health and Nutrition. "Consumer demand for non-caloric, natural sweeteners has increased over the years. Truvia(TM) natural sweetener is the first great tasting natural zero calorie sweetener available in the U.S. to meet ...

There's No Place Like the Bathroom During the Holidays

... season: -- Avoid foods and drinks known to trigger IBS symptoms. These include alcohol, red meat, dairy, fried foods, artificial sweeteners and high-fat foods such as salad dressing and mayonnaise -- Eat smaller portions, allowing for better digestion -- Keep a food ....

Celebrate Halloween Safely This Year With Tips From the California Poison Control System

... been inspected by an adult. -- Limit the amount of candy ingested at one time. Too much candy can cause stomach discomfort, and sugars and other sweeteners can act as laxatives when consumed in large amounts. When Your Children Come Home -- If your child brings home a brand of candy that you are ...

Losing Weight After Diabetes Diagnosis can Prevent Diabetes-Related Disease, Kaiser Permanente Study Finds

... of french fries, white bread and white rice -- Avoid the hidden calories in processed foods: Eat fresh foods without hidden fats or added sweeteners whenever possible -- Skip soda and fruit juice: opt instead for sugar-free soda, tomato juice or water, or eat a piece of fruit -- Don't drink ...

New Natural Product from Zurich Pharmaceuticals Downs Appetite

... can block the sense of sweetness and discourage appetite for up to 2 hours. Appetite Down does this in a slow-release lozenge that uses high-impact sweeteners to mask Gymnema's natural bitterness. Diet management and weight loss in the U.S. are urgent and serious matters. Ervolino's research suggests that ...

leViv Launches First Meal Programs Specifically Designed for Taste and Health

... levels are lower than any existing commercial program, our saturated fat and cholesterol levels are ideal and we work diligently to avoid artificial sweeteners or chemicals; just whole foods and love." To deliver value, we sell and ship directly to our customers and chose to invest in the quality of our ...

NWO/Spinoza Prize for literature, microbiology, physics and medicine

... He has also developed methods to specifically influence the metabolism of lactic acid bacteria so that the production of flavours, vitamins and sweeteners can be improved. His fundamental discoveries are applied on a large scale. His research has led to the development of lactic acid bacteria that can ...

Zero-calorie Aqua-Lyte hydrates as well as leading sports drink

... beverage, but only Aqua-Lyte is designed with the calorie-conscious female fitness fan in mind. With added electrolytes but no artificial sweeteners or ingredients, Aqua-Lyte tastes like water but hydrates as well as a sports drink. Aqua-Lyte didnt cause the uncomfortable full, bloated feeling ...

Zero-Calorie Aqua-Lyte(R) Hydrates as Well as Traditional Sports Drinks

... beverage, but only Aqua-Lyte(R) is designed with the calorie-conscious female fitness fan in mind. With added electrolytes but no artificial sweeteners or ingredients, Aqua-Lyte(R) tastes like water but hydrates as well as a sports drink. Aqua-Lyte(R) didn't cause the uncomfortable full, "bloated" ...

Not All Sweeteners are 'Equal'

... low calorie sweetener aspartame. Aspartame does not trigger the same chemical sensory cascade as sugar, sucralose, saccharine or other low calorie sweeteners in rats. As a result, there is no way it will be creating an obesity epidemic among rodents in the near future. "Given that we have so many common ...
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