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2014-05-08 12:29:48

Quality Seal Guarantees Consumers Same Experience as Drinking Maple Sap Straight from the Tree NEW YORK, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This sugaring season, more consumers in North America can enjoy NAPSI-certified pure maple water. Developed and exclusively available in Canada last year, the NAPSI certification is the only quality seal to date ensuring consumers get the authentic sugar bush experience. Now in its second year in Canada, a few NAPSI-certified brands are expanding distribution...

2014-03-18 08:34:24

New Animal Laboratory Studies Confirm that not all Sugars are Created Equal NEW YORK, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- There is more good news about pure maple syrup. Researchers from the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Japan joined together on March 16 at the annual meeting of the American Chemical Society (ACS), in Dallas, Texas, for a full-day symposium devoted to a number of studies that examined potential new health benefits found in maple syrup and other natural sweeteners. One study...

2011-04-01 04:35:00

NEW YORK, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- There's more good news about pure maple syrup from the University of Rhode Island (URI). Researchers there have now identified 54 compounds in maple syrup from Canada, double the amount previously reported, and many with antioxidant activity and potential health benefits. In laboratory studies, they acted as anti-cancer and anti-inflammatory agents. Initial studies also suggest that maple compounds may inhibit enzymes relevant in Type 2 diabetes...

2010-03-24 07:07:00

NEW YORK, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- In a new research study conducted by the University of Rhode Island, Dr. Navindra Seeram discovered more than 20 compounds linked to human health in Canadian maple syrup, 13 of which were discovered for the first time in maple syrup. Seeram, assistant professor of biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences in URI's College of Pharmacy, unveiled his findings Sunday, March 21 at the American Chemical Society's Annual Meeting. To view the multimedia assets...

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2010-03-22 07:49:18

Most are disease-fighting anti-oxidants Before you dig in to your next stack of French toast or waffles, you might want to pour on pure maple syrup. That's because University of Rhode Island researcher Navindra Seeram, who specializes in medicinal plant research, has found more than 20 compounds in maple syrup from Canada that have been linked to human health, 13 of which are newly discovered in maple syrup. In addition, eight of the compounds have been found in the Acer (maple) family for...


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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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