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sugar substitute advantame
2014-05-22 05:40:23

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced this week that a new food additive, Advantame, has been approved. Advantame, the sixth high-intensity sweetener approved by the FDA, has been rated as safe for use as a general-purpose sweetener and flavor enhancer in food, except meat and poultry. Before being marketed in the US, all new food additives must be approved by the FDA. Advantame, which does not have a brand name yet,...

Honey Type 2 Diabetes
2013-10-31 08:54:22

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online People often use honey as a healthier substitute for white sugar, but new research indicates this could be a harmful choice for people with type 2 diabetes because of the large amount of simple sugars it contains. Unlike regular white sugar, honey is chock-full of B vitamins which are beneficial for the nervous system and energy production as well as nail, skin and hair vitally. However, similar to many types of fruit, honey is...

2009-06-19 16:14:53

Researchers in Germany demonstrated the presence of several artificial sweeteners used in food and drink in waste water. Marco Scheurer, Heinz-Jurgen Brauch and Frank Thomas Lange of the Water Technology Center in Karlsruhe said a range of artificial sweeteners are commonly used in food and drinks, as well as drugs and sanitary products. Use of a new analytical method, the researchers were able to look for seven different artificial sweeteners -- cyclamate, acesulfame, saccharin, aspartame,...

2009-04-06 12:02:00

CHICAGO, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Ajinomoto Company Inc., the leading global supplier of aspartame, has applied to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for approval of Advantame, an innovative sweetener for use in foods and beverages. Advantame has a sweet, clean sugar-like taste. Because it is much sweeter than most low and non-calorie sweeteners currently available, it is anticipated to be a top candidate for food and beverage formulations. Heightened attention to the importance of healthy...


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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin