Tag: "syrup" at medical news
Fructose Consumption May Accelerate Aging: Skin's Elasticity And Softness May Be Affected
...ey and sweet fruits, is produced incrystalline and syrup
forms for commercial use. Its use in processed foods hasgreatly increased over the last 20 years. "Americans are eating more and more processed foods such as carbonateddrinks, baked goods, canned fruits, jams and dairy products that containfruct...
Action needed to tackle fake drugs trade
...ningococcal vaccine made of tap water; paracetamol syrup
made of industrial solvent; and contraceptive pills made of wheat flour. Some counterfeit drugs even contain actively harmful ingredients, not just bogus placebos. Death and illness arising from this murderous trade are considerable, especially in de...
International Thiamine (Vitamin B-1) Conference at Rutgers Newark
...ary cirrhosis, a degenerative liver disease; maple syrup
urine disease, a potentially fatal metabolic disor...ketoacid dehydrogenase complexes can lead to maple syrup
urine disease, a metabolic disorder characterized by sweet-smelling urine. It is associated with ne...
Commonly prescribed antibiotic ineffective for treating bronchitis
...r five days. All individuals were also given cough syrup
(liquid dextromethorphan) and an albuterol inhaler. There was no difference in quality-of-life scores between the two groups; around 90% of patients in both groups had returned to their usual activities after one week. 81% of patients reported benef...
Investigational mesh 'jackets' studied as an experimental therapy for heart failure
...rtness of breath. She was given antibiotics, cough syrup
and a diagnosis of bronchitis. But 10 days later on her 71st birthday extreme breathlessness and weakness forced her to go to a hospital emergency room. Doctors told her she had congestive heart failure. Over the following months, Evelyn was prescr...
New medical study finds safe, effective relief for morning sickness in unique honey ginger tonic
...the researchers to conclude that "1 g of ginger in syrup
or capsules ingested daily in divided doses appears to be a reasonable and safe option in the treatment of nausea in early pregnancy." Equally important, there were no contraindications to the suggested use of New Chapter's Ginger Honey Tonic during...
The common cold coughs up $40 billion annual price tag
...art failure and emphysema. "From a bottle of cough syrup
to missed time at work and school, the price tag of catching a cold really adds up," says A. Mark Fendrick, M.D., lead author on the paper and co-director of the Consortium for Health Outcomes, Innovation, Cost Effectiveness Studies (CHOICES) at UMHS...
Caloric sweetener use grows worldwide; soft drinks are chief culprit, study shows
...ow in use. One major example is high fructose corn syrup
since manufacturers add that rather than sugar to essentially all non-diet soft drinks. Other sweeteners include maple products, caramel, artificial and natural honey, maltose, glucose, dextrose and lactose. "When the results of this study ar...
Honey could be healthy alternative to high-fructose corn syrup in Halloween candy
...ther food products that contain high-fructose corn syrup
and other sweeteners could one day get a fresh mak...hat honey may be a healthier alternative than corn syrup
due to its higher level of antioxidants, compounds which are believed to fight cancer, heart disease...