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honey vs sugar vs maple syrup

A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Fattening: Too much of a good thing is no good for anybody. If you enjoy the food, don't get sick, and do not have diabetes I can't think of a reason you should ... Read More
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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Excess is stored: Hi. Excess sugar is stored, either as a sugar polymer (glycogen) in liver and muscle, or converted to fat (triglyceride) and stored. So excess sugar ( ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
Yes, of course: Sugar is not poisonous. It is constant intake of it that does not do you any good.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
It shouldn't: Sugar free maple syrup is a concoction of chemicals, and since there is no natural sugars in it, it should not contribule to bacterial acid production ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cary Rose
Dr. Cary Rose answered
Specializes in Cardiology
Glucose vs fructose: Glucose can raise blood sugar more than fructose, but often it's a sign of other things. Have you been checked for diabetes?
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joshua Davidson
18 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Unlikely: Proteins typically cause allergic reactions, and not sugars. I'm the case of syrup and honey, it could be oral allergy syndrome. This is a cross-react ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: You are still getting sugar though.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
No.: Simple carbs with equal glycemic impact. Why does coffee need sugar?
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romeo Mandanas
38 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Certainly: Sugar & honey when used in moderation can be a part of a healthy diet. Restrictions might be needed for diabetics. A large study is being planned to d ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Raisins: If you haven't discovered these, you're missing one of the most enjoyable things in life. I lived on them during clinical training when it often wasn' ... Read More
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