Tag: "fructose" at medical news
Cane Sugar,corn Syrup Have Similar Effects on Hunger
Cane sugar and high fructose
corn syrup have similar effects on hunger, fullnes...(table sugar) in beverages splits into glucose and fructose
molecules, such as are present in high-fructose corn syrup. The results suggest that while appeti...
Flavonoids In Orange Juice Make It A Healthy Drink, Despite The Sugar
...ized that 300 calories-worth of orange juice or of fructose
would induce less oxidative stress and inflammatio...l round of test on the samples showed that neither fructose
nor vitamin C suppressed the oxygen free radicals. However the two types of flavonoids in orange ju...
High-fat and Sugary Diet Severely Damage Liver and Other Vital Organs
...f high-fat food combined with sugar-sweetened high fructose
corn syrup diet and a sedentary lifestyle, on live...diet that was 40 percent fat and replete with high fructose
corn syrup, a sweetener common in soda and some fruit juices. The mice were not forced to eat, rat...
Beware, America's Fast Food Consumers!
...e of Americans ; high-fat food combined with high fructose
corn syrup and a sedentary lifestyle. The findin...effects of a diet that had 40 percent fat and high fructose
corn syrup, the most common sweetener in soda and some fruit juices. "We wanted to mirror the kind...
Pramlintide-A Boon to Restrain Fast Food Consumption
...that included deep-dish pizzas, ice cream and high fructose
corn syrup-sweetened soft drinks. These three meals were the fast-food challenge. The participants 24-hour food intake was measured on the first day of the experiment, when all were given a placebo, the first treatment day, (day 3) and on day 43. T...
Women More Prone to Cancer from Increased Blood Sugar Levels
...lucose and a few other substances in the body like fructose
and galactose. On the blood sugar level, women seem to be more vulnerable, but overall the link between abnormal glucose metabolism and cancer seems to have been established. Hence avoid excessive fat and exercise regularly, you can avoid not just ...
‘Baby Food’ to Battle Obesiy
...on genetically obese lab rats. Reportedly, oligo fructose
increased the amounts of a hormone named GLP-1; glucagon like peptide that was responsible for a feeling of satiety. The fiber also had a stimulating effect on the gene that was responsible for this hormone. In retrospect the rats under observation a...
Antacids also control oral bacteria
...sucking on hard candy and guzzling sodas with high fructose
syrups leaves little time for repair," said Robert Marquis, Ph.D., of the University of Rochester Medical Center. Marquis, an internationally recognized expert on the bacteria that inhabit our mouths, is the study's lead author. The team studied a ...
Cereal Killers: Is the Loaded Breakfast Bowl Really Healthy?
...en, as they grow older. The foods that are high on fructose
and low on fiber actually damage the liver, raising the insulin levels in the body. Researchers recommend a diet rich in fiber that promotes learning as well as helps in keeping the children healthy....
Alternative therapies for ADHD
...o for ADHD medications."Specifically, getting high fructose
corn syrup out of the diet, caffeine out of the diet, and if you want to go a little further, taking flour and sugar out," said Fisher, who, while a proponent of drug therapy, worries about side effects. "We're not talking a huge sample, but I've got...
Processed foods – "the" cause of obesity!
...e and ketchup, hamburger buns and pretzels. "While fructose
tastes like sugar and is used as a sugar, its biochemical structure is different from sugar, which prevents it from being metabolized or broken down as a sugar," he explains. Lustig sums up on how these biochemical disorders are the root causes of o...
Toxic and Addictive Foods Responsible For Obesity
..., high-fat content, high glycemic index, increased fructose
composition, decreased fiber, and decreased dairy content." He said the changes in the food manufacturing process, where in sugars are now added to foods that never used to contain sugar and fibers being removed, have made the food toxic and add...
Soda and Sugary Drinks make Americans Obese
...he most common sweetener used in soft drinks, high fructose
corn syrup, contains more calories than regular refined sugar. Studies also suggest that it reduces the body's ability to process calories, according to the review published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. Hu said that an extra can o...
Doctors Suggest Tax on High Calorie Diet to Deter Intake
...ts Chicago conference are pointing out to the high fructose
corn syrup which is the sweetener added to everything from ketchup to cola. Due to these taxes about ￡500million a year funds have been gathered says Michael Jacobsen, director of the Centre for Science and the Public Interest, an independent health ...
Sweet, Sweeter and Sweetest
... liked sugar, sucralose and xylitol. Aspartame and fructose
were also highly rated. The panelists liked stevia, saccharin, D-tryptophan and glycine the least as they had bitter, sour or metallic tastes. Substances such as thaumatin, cyclamate, acesulfame potassium and glucose were ranked in between the most-p...
Hangover Can Now Be Cured By Eating A Toast With Honey
...ey can reload high levels of sodium, potassium and fructose
into the body. The chemical held responsible for the hangover is acetaldehyde, according to John Emsley, a member of the society and the author of the Consumer's Good Chemical Guide. It is the conversion of alcohol to acetaldehyde that causes heada...
Fructose is a tricker and not all that sweet!
After sucrose it is the turn of fructose
to be blamed for obesity by a study in Florida. Th...e University of Flroda and the findings point that fructose
present in fruits//, honey and other natural sources might be the cause of obesity in subjects. Th...
Taurine May Help Delay Diabetic Complications
...of taurine to delay diabetic complications. High fructose
diet is well known to induce insulin resistance,//...p and a taurine-supplemented control group, a high fructose
diet-fed group, and a taurine supplemented fructose
diet-fed group. After 30 days, collagen was isol...
Heart Disease In Women Can Be Reduced By Eating Grapes
...he other received a placebo with an equal ratio of fructose
and dextrose and energy content similar to the grape powder (554KJ). After a three-week washout, the two groups were switched for a second four-week period. Plasma triglyceride concentrations were reduced by 15 percent in the pre-menopausal women a...
Raisins for your gum care
...at can damage the teeth. The sugars in raisins are fructose
and glucose that contains the phytochemicals. The researchers also feel that their study proves that foods that are sweet are not necessarily bad for the teeth but it’s the added sugar in the food that causes the maximum damage...