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2013-12-17 23:26:43

‘Tis the season for sugar, which has many children overdoing it on sweet treats. Life Science Nutritionals wants to remind parents that recent studies show that too much sugar impairs cognitive function, memory and behavior in children, whose brains are still developing. Burlington, Ontario (PRWEB) December 17, 2013 From Halloween to Easter, kids are bombarded with sugar in every imaginable festive form. On average, Canadians consume about 110 grams of sugar a day, or the equivalent of...

2013-12-17 11:29:16

Taxing sugar-sweetened beverages is likely to decrease consumption, resulting in lower rates of diabetes and heart disease, and these health benefits are expected to be greatest for the low-income, Hispanic and African-American Californians who are at highest risk of diabetes, according to a new analysis led by researchers at UC San Francisco. Over the course of the next decade, lowered incidence of these diseases would save over half a billion dollars in medical costs, concluded the...

2013-12-08 23:00:12

The new “15 blood sugar control tips” report on the website Vkool.com teaches people how to balance their blood sugar levels effectively. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) December 08, 2013 The new “15 blood sugar control tips” article on the website Vkool.com delivers tips to get balanced blood sugar levels without using any kind of drugs or medications. At the beginning of the article, the author reveals to people several physical activities to lose excess fat. “No matter how heavy you are,...

Hummingbird Metabolism Burns Glucose And Fructose Equally
2013-12-06 07:38:21

University of Toronto Hummingbird metabolism is a marvel of evolutionary engineering. These tiny birds can power all of their energetic hovering flight by burning the sugar contained in the floral nectar of their diet. Now new research from the University of Toronto Scarborough shows they are equally adept at burning both glucose and fructose, which are the individual components of sugar; a unique trait other vertebrates cannot achieve. "Hummingbirds have an optimal fuel-use strategy...

2013-12-03 23:04:32

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Analysis and Forecast of China Sugar Manufacturing Industry, 2013-2017. London (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 Sugar manufacturing industry takes sugarcane, beets and other crops as raw materials to produce raw sugar, sugar, as well as refined sugar. The sugar crops grow in spring generally, and the harvest begins in October. The sugar manufacturers squeeze sugar in October or November and halt the production in March or April of the...

2013-12-02 23:24:41

A new report and video from Health News Wires titled Heart Disease: the number one cause of death in diabetics reveals that heart disease is a much more serious condition for people with diabetes. Boston, MA (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 More than 25 million Americans are diagnosed with diabetes. A shocking 80 % of these diabetics will be influenced by, and most likely die from, the outcome of various forms of heart disease; left untreated, many will die as a result of cardiac arrest or...

2013-11-29 23:01:25

A new report and video from Health News Wires titled Black Coffee May Lower Blood Sugar and Decrease Diabetes reveals that drinking coffee may decrease risk of type 2 diabetes by 25%. Boston, MA (PRWEB) November 29, 2013 A new report and video from Health News Wires titled Black Coffee May Lower Blood Sugar and Decrease Diabetes reveals that drinking coffee may decrease risk of type 2 diabetes by 25%. Diabetes affects over 375 million people worldwide, making it one of the leading health...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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