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2014-04-10 16:24:14

Startling Truths Revealed as Families 'Get the 411' on What's in their Foods & Beverages WASHINGTON, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumer advocate group Citizens for Health, has named High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS) the #1 food additive to avoid for this year's "Read Your Labels Day." The annual event held each April 11 (4/11) was created to help American families get the "411" on what's in packaged foods and beverages, and the controversial industrial sweetener was identified as...

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...

2014-03-21 23:03:16

If the industry is able to expand this into other sectors of the economy, sugar processing may be pushed forward into its growth phase. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Sugar Processing industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 21, 2014 The Sugar Processing industry produces and refines sugar from sugar beet and sugar cane. The industry has benefited from increased per capita consumption of refined sugar...

Tequila Plant Possible Sweetener For Diabetics
2014-03-17 08:26:51

American Chemical Society A sweetener created from the plant used to make tequila could lower blood glucose levels for the 26 million Americans and others worldwide who have type 2 diabetes and help them and the obese lose weight, researchers said here today. The main reason it could be valuable, they explained, is that agavins, a natural form of sugar found in the agave plant, are non-digestible and can act as a dietary fiber, so they would not raise blood glucose. Their report was...

2014-02-14 16:22:33

Measure Could Provide Global Commitment to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions from HFCs ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Responsible Atmospheric Policy (Alliance) has offered its support for the negotiation of an amendment to the Montreal Protocol which would curtail the global growth of greenhouse gas emissions from hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs). Their statement of support was delivered at the US Stakeholder Meeting on 2014 HFC Activities under the...

2014-02-14 12:21:48

WASHINGTON, Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) applauds the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for announcing its intent to ban the use of a certain set of super greenhouse gases, hydroflurocarbons (HFCs), and open the market to a number of important climate friendly alternatives. These actions will send a strong signal to the international community that the U.S. is serious about tackling climate change as it pushes for an...

2014-02-04 16:26:57

Reliance on Observational Methodology and Intake Estimates Fuels Flawed Conclusions, Is Not Proof of Causation WASHINGTON, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Sugar Association takes seriously issues regarding cardiovascular health. However, it is difficult to reconcile the correlation being drawn between 'added sugar' and cardiovascular health in a study published in JAMA Internal Medicine on February 3, 2014, especially when recognizing American per capita consumption of...

2014-01-31 11:05:13

Researchers at St. Michael's Hospital have found there is no benefit in replacing fructose, the sugar most commonly blamed for obesity, with glucose in commercially prepared foods. The findings, published in the February edition of Current Opinion in Lipidology, show that when portion sizes and calories are the same, fructose does not cause any more harm than glucose. "Despite concerns about fructose's link to obesity, there is no justification to replace fructose with glucose because...

2014-01-29 23:27:30

REV'D® will sample its nutrition bars made for the world's most extraordinary athletes. Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 Rev’d Provision Co. announced today that it will be sampling its nutrition bars at the Snowsports Industries America (SIA) Snow Show from January 30th through February 2nd, 2014 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver Colorado. Because snowsports are evolving and becoming more physically intense, Rev’d Provision Co. has developed...

2014-01-14 23:01:07

Rev’d Provision Co. announced today that its REV’D® maca superfood bars are now available for sale on the company’s web site. Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 Rev’d Provision Co. announced today that its REV’D® maca superfood bars are now available for sale on the company’s web site. "I am very happy that our e-commerce program is up and running smoothly. With social media today, we have been getting an increasing number of inquiries from all over the...