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 What is high fructose corn syrup made of?

Answer High fructose corn syrup is made from cornstarch. It is a blend of fructose and glucose, which are both simple sugars. Because it is easily and inexpensively processed it is commonly used as a swee... Read More »
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Does high fructose corn syrup have a different glycemic index from crystalline fructose from corn?

To answer your question specifically, I think fructose is fructose no matter where it comes from. So, the answer would be 19. As long as it is pure fructose, the GI should be the same. This is one ... Read More »
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Is Corn Syrup considered "natural" (corn syrup, not high fructose corn syrup)?

There is no definition of "natural" as recognized by the FDA/USDA. It is a catch-all marketing term for everything from the most processed foods to the most basic foods. Food manufacturers use it t... Read More »
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Is high fructose corn syrup really as bad as they say?

We don't really know but HFCS is made with many chemicals which alter the way our body digests food. Not an option for me. High fructose corn syrup is almost always found in very poor quality food... Read More »
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Why does high fructose corn syrup have a bad rap?

High fructose corn syrup (HFCS) is a main ingredient in many foods. Cheap to produce, it is also easy to store and full of calories. Nutritionists say the prevalence of high fructose corn syrup in ... Read More »
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