World War II Air Force Veteran Remembers 'Kisses' Sweeter Than Wine
SEBRING, Ohio, May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- John Fraser, a WWII bombardier on a B-17 Flying Fortress, is still thankful for the Hershey kisses that he and his United States Air Force crews received while serving in England during the "Battle of the Bulge."
In a recent letter to the Hershey Compa...
Sweet, Sweeter and Sweetest
Food scientists at Ohio State University conducted this study which was self funded. The sweetness of the sweetener depends upon the bitterness or sourness of the sweetener. // The researchers questioned about 30 college students. They were asked to rate 13 different sweeteners and sweet substances...
Wake Up & Smell the Coffee
...ay have a complicated-sounding name, but it is essentially a corn sugar that is nutritionally the same as table sugar. High fructose corn syrup is not sweeter
than sugar; and high fructose corn syrup, sugar and honey all contain the same number of calories (four calories per gram).
The American Medical ...
Photos: U.S. Food and Drug Administration Issues No Objection Letter to GRAS Status of Rebaudioside A
...t of the stevia plant.
PureVia (TM) is made from Reb A -- a natural sweetener found in stevia, a plant native to Paraguay, and is 200 times sweeter
than sugar. Whole Earth Sweetener Company and PepsiCo use a highly pure form of this natural sweetener in tabletop sweeteners, foods and beverages. Th...
Route to obesity passes through tongue
...n lean and obese rats when they are exposed varying concentrations of sucrose," noted Hajnal. "If you sense sweetness less, you may be inclined to eat sweeter
The Penn State researchers believe that the increased consumption of sweet foods over time could be influencing the brain's reward center by ...
Lifestyle Foods Introduces Two New Healthy Snack Options
...roasted red pepper hummus that provide an excellent source of
vitamins A and C, calcium and fiber in a convenient package. The "Power-Up"
snack offers sweeter
choices with a mix of creamy, all-natural peanut
butter, a blend of naturally sweet raisins and craisins, baked waffle
pretzels and fresh celery stick...
Aspartame is safe, study says
...ith the breadth of experience of this panel looked at this question.
A non-nutritive sweetener, aspartame is approximately 200 times sweeter
than sucrose, the accepted standard for sweetness. Though aspartame has the same number of calories as sugar on a weight-to-weight basis, it can be ad...
Sugary Sodas High in Diabetes-Linked Compound
...ty in New Brunswick, N.J.
Virtually all carbonated soft drinks in the United States are sweetened with HFCS, mostly because it dissolves easily, is sweeter
than other types of sugar, and is more economical. Although the study did not specifically investigate the risk of diabetes with HFCS drinks, Ho sugge...
'Sweet Herb' may Be Green Gold for Paraguay
Stevia -- Latin name stevia rebaudiana bertoni -- has been used for centuries by the Guarani native people to sweeten their drinks, being 300 times sweeter
than sugar with none of the calories.
Now the 60 centimeter high (24-inch) shrub has caught the eye of the granddaddy of soft drinks Coca Cola...
Sensitive Taste Buds Can Be The Blame for Lil'One Not Eating Vegetables
... only bitter vegetables, like broccoli and olives, but also those that were sweeter
like carrots and red peppers.
It was explained that in recent years, ...bles from bitter-tasting vegetables like broccoli, olives and cucumbers and sweeter
ones like carrots and red peppers to snack on, the sensitive kids ate notab...
NTU undergrad is first Singapore champion of an internationally acclaimed engineering competition
...f technical content but also on their presentation skills.
The win over his native speaking rivals from Canada, Northern Ireland and New Zealand is sweeter
for China-born Liu, 23, as English is not his first language. He is also the only undergraduate student in the global finals, as apart from the PhD ca...
Girls have superior sense of taste to boys
...love fish and do not think of themselves as being fussy eaters. Boys have a sweeter
tooth than girls. And teenagers taste differently.
The findings of the wor...on the other hand, tend to like the more extreme flavours. Boys also have a sweeter
tooth than girls most of the boys preferred the super sweet soft drink var...
Limiting fructose may boost weight loss, UT Southwestern researcher reports
...se, similar to the mix that can be found in fruits. It has become the preferred sweetener for many food manufacturers because it is generally cheaper, sweeter
and easier to blend into beverages than table sugar.
For the study, six healthy individuals performed three different tests in which they had to co...
American Chemical Society's Weekly Press Pac
...iet soda pop, baked goods, and condiments. It has become the sweetener of choice for many food manufacturers because it is considered more economical, sweeter
and easier to blend into beverages than table sugar. Some researchers have suggested that high-fructose corn syrup may contribute to an increased risk...
Health-care eyes focus on San Francisco, war of the stents
... again no longer a done deal.
On Sunday, Boston Scientific stepped into the fray yet again with its determined bid of $25 billion (about $3 billion sweeter
than Johnson & Johnsons) after completing its due diligence on Guidant. We also heard the announcement Monday morning that Abbott Labs would acquire a...
Technology and mergers: Getting the strategic applications
... What does ICE really have?
Who really benefits of ICE buys CBOT?
Some that want the deal to go through with the CBOT and ICE are looking at a sweeter
deal upfront in the immediate timeframe, but are either unaware or do not want to acknowledge that the long-term would be a disaster.
Why a disaste...