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2011-09-15 07:00:00

Another reason to avoid foods made with a lot of sugar. Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 15, 2011 Fructose, also called fruit sugar, was once a minor part

Half of Americans Drink Sugary Drinks Daily
2011-09-01 05:21:07

Nearly half of the US population consumes sugar drinks on any given day, with teenagers consuming more sugar drinks than any other age group.

2011-07-28 17:38:55

A recent study accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM) found that adults who consumed high fructose corn syrup for two weeks as 25 percent of their daily calorie requirement had increased blood levels of cholesterol and triglycerides, which have been shown to be indicators of increased risk for heart disease.


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pudic
  • Easily ashamed, having a strong sense of shame; modest; chaste.
  • Of or pertaining to the external organs of generation.
The word 'pudic' comes from French pudique, from Latin pudīcus, from pudet ("it shames"). (Wiktionary)
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