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Just 30 minutes after drinking either a diet soda containing aspartame or the same amount of regular soda (with sucrose), the body reacts with similar concentrations of glucose and insulin.
The result is the approximate number of fun-size pieces of candy an individual would have to eat to reach the 50% lethal dose of sucrose.
His drinking companion, Glen Bootay, 52, of Elizabethtown, Pa., sipped a Leinenkugel’s Summer Shandy, a tawny wheat beer laced with lemonade flavoring and sucrose syrup.
Check the label for ingredients like brown sugar, corn sweetener, corn syrup, dextrose, fructose, glucose, high-fructose corn syrup, honey, invert sugar, lactose, malt syrup, maltose, molasses, raw sugar, sucrose, trehalose and/or turbinado sugar.
The rise of the beetroot really began in the 1700s, though, when two chemists from Berlin successfully extracted sucrose, or sugar, from beets, a process that today supplies about 20% of the world’s supply of the sweet stuff.
Iron Lung’ train car, guzzling and chomping until sucrose dribbled out of our ears.
Alcoholic fermentation occurs when yeast metabolizes a source of sugar (glucose, sucrose or fructose), turning it into ethanol (alcohol) and carbon dioxide.
Another study found that consumption of drinks sweetened with sucrose and fructose can lead to weight gain, cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes.
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