fructose


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Synonyms for fructose

a simple sugar found in honey and in many ripe fruits

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Johnson and his associates added 1% salt to drinking water and found that it stimulates fructose production in the liver.
The only way to reduce the pain, bloating, heartburn and diarrhoea associated with fructose intolerance is to completely eliminate fructose from your diet.
Apple flavor intensity was significantly influenced by the interactions between: sucrose and fructose; fructose and glucose; and sucrose, fructose and glucose.
Local sugar planters and farmers have blamed Agriculture Secretary Manny Pinol, SRA chair, for allowing the importation of fructose corn syrup.
But naked mole-rats have a backup: their brain cells start burning fructose, which produces energy anaerobically through a metabolic pathway that is only used by plants -- or so scientists thought.
Sucrose breaks into fructose and glucose in small intestine.
Fascinating new research suggests that diets containing large amounts of fructose may heighten vulnerability to a number of metabolic and brain disorders, including Alzheimer's disease, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, and diabetes.
divided 24 rats into four groups: drinking water control, 10% fructose drinking solution control, fructose drinking solution + ginger 20 mg/kg (by gavage), and fructose drinking solution + ginger 50 mg/kg (by gavage).
The team found that dietary fructose and sucrose increased 12-lipoxygenase (12-LOX) signaling, which increased production of 12-hydroxy-5Z,8Z,10E,14Z-eicosatetraenoic acid (12-HETE) to raise the risk of breast cancer development and metastasis.
The fructose in a drink has no accompanying nutrients.
Fructose seems to promote only a very modest increase in muscle glycogen, while the consumption of fructose or sucrose provides a significant increase in liver glycogen storage during recovery period (5,8).
Recent studies have shown that added sugars, particularly those containing fructose, are a principal driver of diabetes and pre-diabetes, even more so than other carbohydrates.
Now, its role in fructose sensitivity in humans is being carefully explored.
Sugar-sweetened beverages such as sodas, energy drinks, sports drinks and juices are by far the biggest sources of added sugar, specifically high fructose corn syrup in the average American diet.
AbstractObjective: To assess how acute consumption of fructose affects flow-mediated dilatation in brachial artery.