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Dr. Rhett Griggs
18 years experience in Hand Surgery
No: No.

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A female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Fructose is Sugar: In the gut as it is absorbed. It is sugar and that is all it is or will become unless there is too much and then the liver will metabolize it and turn ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Grace Akoh-Arrey
15 years experience in Pharmacology
Fruits/desserts: Fructose is a carbohydrate found in a variety of fruits, fruit juices and some vegetables. Some sources include apples, pears, corn, bananas, even swe ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
23 years experience in Integrative Medicine
Read labels: Read labels obsessively and avoid processed foods. Consider stevia if a sweetner is desired. Avoid agave as it has lots of fructose too.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Fructose: Great wikipedia question for exact details. Basically; it is metabolized and produces energy.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Cromwell
33 years experience in Clinical Lipidology
Fruit Sugar: Fructose, or fruit sugar, is a simple monosaccharide found in many plants (fruits, vegetables, sugar cane and honey). Fructose is absorbed directly in ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Fructose: Fructose contains no fat.
A 6-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
1/4: For a kid to have hereditary fructose intolerance both asymptomatic parents carry the gene and pass it to there kid. Statistical risk is 1/4 of FI wit ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Blucose/ fructose?: Sorry, I am not familiar with blucose.
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience in Internal Medicine
See below: No - fructose is a sugar. Table sugar is made of sucrose which is a disaccharide of glucose and fructose. However, high fructose as in high fructose ... Read More
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