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2014-11-18 12:28:42

-- Penn State Scientists Study Sucralose and Other Low Calorie Sweeteners -- FORT WASHINGTON, Pa., Nov.

2014-10-23 16:27:14

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2014-10-20 20:24:51

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2014-09-30 23:07:35

Novant Health expert says newest research is not definitive Charlotte, N.C.

sugar substitute splenda
2014-09-19 06:42:59

Initial findings of a new study involving both mice and humans suggest that artificial sweeteners may be a risk factor for diabetes. They may also potentially contribute to the obesity epidemic.

Are Sugar Substitutes Sweeter Than The Real Thing?
2014-09-08 03:49:46

The taste of common sugar substitutes is often described as being much more intense than sugar, but participants in a recent study indicated that these non-nutritive sugar substitutes are no sweeter than the real thing

hummingbird sweet tooth
2014-08-23 05:32:04

Unlike many types of birds, hummingbirds not only have the ability to detect sweetness, they also have a craving for sugary substances, and now the authors of a new Science study have discovered the biological reason why these tiny flying creatures differ from their avian counterparts.

2014-07-15 12:31:02

DALLAS, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Feed Palatability Enhancers & Modifiers Market by Type (Natural and Synthetic), by Livestock (Swine, Poultry, Cattle,

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

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.

taste test longevity
2014-05-20 05:30:02

How food tastes can influence healthy habits by encouraging or discouraging us from eating certain foods, but can taste do more? According to two new studies published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, taste may play a role in our longevity as well.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.