Should Coke change their formula from corn syrup to sugar like they do in Mexico?

Answer Honestly, despite what people might say, sugar is a whole lot healthier than corn syrup. Corn syrup is fake and artificial, and while sugar is bad if you have too much, at least it's pure. I agree,... 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 »

What is the chemical formula for corn syrup?

High fructose corn syrup has replaced cane sugar in many products. It contains at least 55-percent fructose, a sugar molecule. The chemical formula for Fructose is : C6H12O6. This is also the chemi... Read More »

Does sugar-free candy contain corn syrup?

Sugar-free candy does not contain corn syrup. All of the calories in corn syrup come from sugars, and the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations requires that sugar-free products have less than 0.5 g of ... Read More »

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 »