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2009-09-29 13:02:00

National Campaign Highlights that High Fructose Corn Syrup and Sugar are Nutritionally the Same with Humorous TV and Print Ads WASHINGTON, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the nonprofit Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF) launched a new million dollar ad campaign designed to put an end to the blatant inaccuracies surrounding the much-maligned ingredient: high fructose corn syrup. The campaign will communicate to the public what most experts already know, that high fructose corn...

2009-02-13 18:35:00

Obese people who consume fructose-sweetened drinks with meals have an increased rise of triglycerides -- a predictor of heart disease, U.S. researchers said. Lead author Karen L. Teff, a metabolic physiologist at the Monell Center in Philadelphia, said triglycerides are manufactured by the body from dietary fat and are the most common form of fat transported in blood. Although normal levels of triglycerides are essential for good health, high levels are associated with increased risk for...

2008-09-15 00:00:24

By Jim Suhr The Associated Press ST. LOUIS - A mother pours a child a flavored drink, a younger woman offers her boyfriend a Popsicle - then both are confronted about the health effects of high-fructose corn syrup. Their response? The sweetener is made from corn, has no artificial ingredients and is fine in moderation, the women say in two commercials a trade group is airing in the hope of rehabilitating the image of the ubiquitous sweetener, used in everything from cereals to sodas to...


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