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2014-03-31 12:29:34

Nation's Leading Medical/Nutritional Experts Provide Scientific Evidence on the Various Effects of Consuming Caloric Sweeteners SHREWSBURY, Mass., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new textbook, Fructose, High Fructose Corn Syrup, Sucrose and Health, published this month by Springer Press, under their Humana Press imprint, provides one of the most comprehensive scientific analyses on the closely-watched issue of caloric sweetener consumption. It represents the most up-to-date review of...

2014-03-31 12:25:18

WASHINGTON, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to "Diet Drink Consumption and the Risk of Cardiovascular Events: A Report from the Women's Health Initiative," an abstract presented yesterday at the American College of Cardiology's 63(rd) Annual Scientific Session & Expo, the American Beverage Association issued the following statement: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140207/MM61579LOGO "This study's actual results do not show that drinking diet beverages causes...

2013-10-21 23:24:45

A new report and video from Health News Wires titled 5 Most Important Metabolic Syndrome Risk Factors for Men describe the five most important risk factors contributing to Metabolic Syndrome in men. Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 A new report and video from Health News Wires titled 5 Most Important Metabolic Syndrome Risk Factors for Men describe the five most important risk factors contributing to Metabolic Syndrome in men. Men have an increased risk of death from heart disease when...

2013-08-05 10:03:10

Presentation details how maternal diet affects fetal, newborn and adult rats Vulnerability to alcohol and drug abuse may begin in the womb and be linked to how much fatty and sugary foods a mother eats during pregnancy, according to findings from animal lab experiments presented at APA's 121st Annual Convention. "The majority of women in the U.S. at child-bearing age are overweight, and this is most likely due to overeating the tasty, high-fat, high-sugar foods you find everywhere in...

2013-06-20 13:51:05

The role of dietary fructose in the development of obesity and fatty liver diseases remains controversial, with previous studies indicating that the problems resulted from fructose and a diet too high in calories. However, a new study conducted in an animal model at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center showed that fructose rapidly caused liver damage even without weight gain. The researchers found that over the six-week study period liver damage more than doubled in the animals fed a...

2013-06-06 08:28:46

Industrial Sweetener Implicated as Cause of Global Obesity Epidemic WASHINGTON, June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New research by a neuroscientist has found that lab animals self-dosing on High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS), the industrial sweetener used in hundreds of grocery store products, followed the same pattern of behavior as those that were self-dosing on cocaine. Addiction expert, Dr. Francesco Leri, an Associate Professor of Neuroscience and Applied Cognitive Science at the...

2013-03-19 16:29:21

WASHINGTON, March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to a moderated poster session, "Mortality Due to Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption: A Global, Regional, and National Comparative Risk Assessment," being presented tomorrow at the American Heart Association's Epidemiology and Prevention (EPI) and Nutrition, Physical Activity and Metabolism (NPAM) 2013 Scientific Sessions, the American Beverage Association issued the following statement: Statement: "This abstract, which is...

2013-03-14 16:28:11

Research also Determines Consuming Caloric Sweeteners in Moderation Does Not Uniquely Increase Risk of Obesity SHREWSBURY, Mass., March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A new article published today in Advances in Nutrition found there is no significant metabolic difference between individuals consuming high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) or sucrose (table sugar). Furthermore, the article points out that current research shows no unique relationship between consuming HFCS and the rise of...

2013-02-12 20:27:54

Adds to scientific evidence that the sweeteners are metabolically equivalent A study published today in the Journal of Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism presented compelling data showing the consumption of both high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) and sucrose (table sugar) at levels consistent with average daily consumption do not increase liver fat in humans, a leading cause of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). The findings also add to an already well-established body of...

Appetite Heightened By Ingestion Of Fructose
2013-01-02 04:38:43

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from Yale University School of Medicine examines possible factors regarding the association between fructose consumption and weight gain. The researchers used brain magnetic resonance imaging, which indicated that ingestion of glucose but not fructose reduces cerebral blood flow. Activity in brain regions that regulate appetite was also reduced. The participants reported an increase in feeling sated and full from the...