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fruit juice

The liquid expressed when fruit is compressed. Fruit juice contains water, vitamin C, sugars, pulp, minerals such as calcium, and varying amounts of acid and other biologically active chemicals.
See also: juice
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They found very similar associations for both fruit juices and sugary drinks with an increased risk of dying early, though they said more research was needed.
Their intake of sugary drinks and 100% fruit juices was recorded via a questionnaire on how often they consumed the drinks.
She said that balancing one's diet with pure fruit juice consumption could reduce the severity in the case of individuals who are suffering from such challenges.
People are becoming more aware of the nutrients, fibre, vitamins and minerals, as well as a plethora of antioxidants and other plant compounds in fruit juices, which is why more consumers are choosing them over carbonated drinks.
In general, consumer preferences for processed fruit juice vary by individual consumer and country perhaps pointing to differences in socio-cultural and economic environment among other factors.
'Intake of fruit juices was positively associated with incidence of type 2 diabetes.
The inquiry found that six fruit juice manufacturers including Nestle Pakistan Limited, Shezan International Limited, Citropak Limited, A.F.
"Parents may perceive fruit juice as healthy, but it is not a good substitute for fresh fruit and just packs in more sugar and calories," Melvin B.
This is the first time the paediatricians' group has updated its guidelines on fruit juice since 2001.
Dissemination of health-related knowledge about the high sugar content of fruit juice can improve Canadians' health literacy and may help reduce fruit juice consumption.
Fruit juice samples of three flavors, apple juice, mango juice and orange juice of five various brands (six replicates of each), were procured from retail shops and vendors in Lahore city.