milk sugar


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a sugar comprising one glucose molecule linked to a galactose molecule

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Increasingly, research is suggesting these breast milk sugars (human milk oligosaccharides) may protect against infections in the newborn, such as rotavirus and Group B streptococcus, as well as boosting a child's 'friendly' gut bacteria.
Aimed primarily at manufacturers of functional foods, Promovita GOS is made from milk sugar and helps promote the growth of healthy bacteria in the gut, according to Promovita, a partnership between Fayrefield Foods and First Milk.
The processing caramelizes milk sugar and modifies larger milk proteins so they're resistant to curdling, making it valuable in cooking and a good substitute for cream.
One of the brands included in the agreement, Vermont White is triple distilled from milk sugar and Vermont spring water.
One of the brands included in the agreement, Vermont White, is inspired by traditional Tuvan milk vodka, and is triple distilled from milk sugar and Vermont spring water.
Normally, a chemical called lactase (LAK-tase) breaks down milk sugar in the small intestine.
Lactose intolerance is the inability to digest significant amounts of lactose because there's a shortage of an enzyme that breaks down milk sugar.
The milk sugar lactose is available in large amounts as a by-product of dairy production.
Since dairy products contain fat, you may want to take an enzyme like Women's Preferred Digestaid (800-728-2288), which includes a good amount of lactase to help digest milk sugar (lactose).
Lactic acid--a colorless or slightly yellow, syrupy liquid--is naturally formed by the fermentation of lactose, or milk sugar.
One solution is to take a Lactaid tablet (containing the enzyme that makes milk sugar digestible) just before eating ice cream or drinking milk.
Normally, the enzyme lactase (LACK-tase), breaks down the milk sugar known as lactose in our small intestine.
It is also a little lower in milk sugar or lactose.
Most yogurt is low in lactose anyway, and the bacteria in it help break down what milk sugar there is.
Among other anomalies, he noted that someone caught with 54 grains of pure cocaine would face a misdemeanor charge, while someone who had the same amount of pure cocaine mixed with 16 ounces of milk sugar would be treated as a Class A felon.