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Are you using regular sugar with coffee or tea? If not , are you using alternative diet sugar?

Especially while actively trying to control weight: I do not use added sugars, except on occasion.

However, I do not shy away from natural fructose… 317 more words


Tasting Maillards

Often I have conversations with friends, some food professionals, and others just foodies who enjoy the culinary journey I am on. I try to explain the phenomena of why Italian and Japanese foods are so popular, so similar yet far away from each other in taste, yet so close. 1,752 more words

Life Cycles

New Process for Biodegradable Plastics Production Using Sugar & CO2

  • Polycarbonate is used to make drinks bottles, lenses for glasses and scratch-resistant coatings for phones, CDs and DVDs.
  • Current polycarbonate manufacturing processes use bisphenol-A (BPA), banned from being used in baby bottles and mots food contact plastics and highly toxic phosgene, once used as a chemical weapon in World War One.
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Can breast milk sugars win the war against superbugs?

The battle against antibiotic resistance is old news, yet it is ongoing. Scientists are always looking for new ways to fight superbugs. Now a team at… 556 more words


You think you know fats and sugars? Maybe not!

Adam Conover who does the popular ‘Adam ruins everything’ series on TruTV did a segment on low fat foods and sugars. Conventional wisdom has always been that fats make you, well, fat and that’s always been the reason for people to put on weight. 79 more words

Fun And Facts

A Fat Slice of Sugar

Paola Russo, Dietetic Intern | Ingalls Memorial Hospital

Reviewed by Cheryl Bacon, MS, RD, LDN

Sugar has become a growing interest in the eye’s of the public and media. 1,417 more words

Sugar not so sweet for mental health, study shows

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

PARIS (AFP) – Sugar may be bad not only for your teeth and your waistline, but also your mental health, claimed a study on Thursday (July 27) that was met with scepticism by other experts. 295 more words

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