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Doctor insights on: Are Fruit Juices With High Fructose Corn Syrup Unhealthy For My Child

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Are fruit juices with high fructose corn syrup unhealthy for my child?

Are fruit juices with high fructose corn syrup unhealthy for my child?

Absolutely!: Milk and water are the only fluids kids need to drink. Juice, soda, sugared drinks of any type only introduce empty calories. "no sugar added" fruit juice is a food industry trick because all juices have their own sugars. 8 oz of orange juice has the equivalent of nearly 8 tsp of sugar! a 12 oz soda has nearly 10 tsp of sugar. High fructose corn syrup is particularly unhealthy. ...Read more

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Fructose (Definition)

Fructose, or fruit sugar, is a simple monosaccharide found in many plants (fruits, vegetables, sugar cane and honey). Fructose is absorbed directly into the bloodstream during digestion. Since 1970 high fructose corn syrup has been increasingly used in the food industry. Excess fructose consumption has been linked to Insulin resistance, obesity, metabolic ...Read more


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Top fruit juices that wont affect acid reflux?

Top fruit juices that wont affect acid reflux?

See details: The best approach is to control you reflux with an over-the-counter med such as Prilosec or Prevacid (lansoprazole) and then you should be able to tolerate juices without problem. Without do this, all fruit juices may give you issues. ...Read more

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What are the best fruit juices that won't affect acid reflux?

What are the best fruit juices that won't affect acid reflux?

Apple juice: Avoid citric acid found in oranges and lemons. Grape, apple and watermelon are good choices. ...Read more

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I suffer from awful halitosis after consuming even a small amount of sugar (even natural sugars in fruit juices). What can I do?

I suffer from awful halitosis after consuming even a small amount of sugar (even natural sugars in fruit juices). What can I do?

Halitosis: Halitosis can result from: acid reflux, decayed teeth, infected gums, infections or diseases of the mouth and throat, poor oral hygiene, diet, stomach or intestinal issues. Make an appointment with your dentist for a thorough exam, dental cleaning, and oral hygiene instructions. If there are no dental issues, see your medical doctor for an examination. ...Read more

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Do fruit juices contain sodium chloride?

Do fruit juices contain sodium chloride?

Read label: read the label, and the ingredients. If salt is an ingredient, then it does contain sodium chloride. ...Read more

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What fruit juices are allowed when taking warfarin. Is cherry juice allowed with warfarin?

What fruit juices are allowed when taking warfarin. Is cherry juice allowed with warfarin?

Ok: Citrus juices, grape juice, ; cranberry juice require monitoring. I couldn't find any interaction listed for cherries or cherry juice. Enjoy! ...Read more

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Will red fruit juices stain my ceramic braces?

Will red fruit juices stain my ceramic braces?

It can: but its unlikely. As Dr. malerman noted, if you rinse your mouth afterward you should be just fine. the rubber bands, if they are the clear ones, are more likely to stain, but the orthodontist will replace these every 6 weeks or so. ...Read more

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Is fruit juices with out any kind of sugars still consider bad?

Is fruit juices with out any kind of sugars still consider bad?

No such thing: Fruit juices are all 100% sugar. The one's you are mentioning have no added sugar, but still are Fructose, which is the exact same thing as sugar. ...Read more

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What are some fruit juices I can drink that won't add pounds to my weight?

What are some fruit juices I can drink that won't add pounds to my weight?

Glycemic Load: Gaining weight with any form of sugar is a function of how much Insulin is released when sugar gets into your blood stream. Insulin produces the fat. So a great tool is to research the glycemic index (GI) of food and become familiar with the glycemic load that combines the. ...Read more

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What are some good green juices or fruit juices to drink for an acidity problem?

What are some good green juices or fruit juices to drink for an acidity problem?

Avoid sour juices: Acid tases sour, thus the more sour the juice the higher the acidity. So, if you have trouble with reflux/acidity problem, avoid sour juices/foods. Just remember, for example, making lenomade with lots of sugar will not get rid of the acid, it just masks it. So choose naturally nonsour jucice: prune, peach, mango, banana, apple, apricot etc...Consult doc/nutristionist if needed. Good luck. ...Read more

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If you could recommend two fruit juices to enhance fertility what would they be? I make smoothies 3x a week at home. I want something daily on the go.

If you could recommend two fruit juices to enhance fertility what would they be? I make smoothies 3x a week at home. I want something daily on the go.

BestAvoidFruitJuices: Since all fruits are high in sugars, juices made from them is even higher in sugar content. Polycystic ovarian syndrome, along with metabolic syndrome, obesity, dm ; ?ed rates of cardiovascular disease are all driven by sugar/simple carbohydrate intake. Thus the idea that fruit juices would enhance fertility opposite reality. Study mary enig, gary taubes, peter attia, dietdoctor.Com, robert lustig. ...Read more

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Can detox help me lose weight?I want to lose weight so bad because im near to overweight.. Is it ok to drink fruit juices only for atleast one week?

Can detox help me lose weight?I want to lose weight so bad because im near to overweight.. Is it ok to  drink fruit juices only for atleast one week?

Losing weight: To lose weight, get ur resting metabolism rate done(weight loss centers do this). This determines the total number of calories you need to lose 1-2lbs/week. Decreasing 500cal/day will give you a 1lb wt loss in 1wk; drink water (1/2 your body weight), eat small meals about 150-200cal 2-4x/(depending on your metabolism rate) and 500cal/meal at night: lean protein/veggies; avoid carbs, . ...Read more

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What fruit juices which are good for skin?

What fruit juices which are good for skin?

All Natural: All natural fruit juices are good for the skin. Stay away from the ones with added sugars and preservatives. ...Read more

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What are some fruit juices that have no sugars?

What are some fruit juices that have no sugars?

None!: All juice contains sugar. Please look at the label. Most of the components of juice is sugar. When the label says, "no added sugar" it is really a food industry trick since juice is sugar. Yours is a great question! ...Read more

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Are fruit juices not healthy if you're diabetic ?

Are fruit juices not healthy if you're diabetic ?

It depends: If you're treating a low blood sugar, 4 oz of oj or apple juice will do a great job. On the flip side, juice is nothing more than sugar and really has no other role in nutrition whether one has diabetes or not. It's difficult to manage blood sugars when juice is taken in outside of treating lows because it causes a surge in blood sugar that lasts a short time, then a crash (if prone to lows). ...Read more

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Is a mixture of fruit juices healthier than a smoothie?

Depends on contents: Extracted vegetable juices that are organic - can be very healthy. ...Read more

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Is the sugar found in fruit juices natural or processed sugar?

Is the sugar found in fruit juices natural or processed sugar?

Juices: It can be either. See how sugar was added to the juice by reading nutritional labels. ...Read more

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