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simple carbohydrates,

n.pl sugars—including dextrose, fructose, lactose, maltose, sucrose, white sugar, corn syrup, honey, and turbinado sugar—that are quickly and easily absorbed into the bloodstream.
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Recently, there has been a shift toward the reduction of carbohydrate intake, particularly simple carbohydrates, as an approach to manage excess weight," said Mr.
Simple carbohydrates are more suitable at iftar but suhoor should contain complex carbohydrates which take a longer time to digest.
While problems like diabetes and heart disease can be treated with medication, the best way to both treat metabolic syndrome and reduce your risk of developing it are to eat a healthy diet (low in fat, cholesterol, and simple carbohydrates, and high in fruits, vegetables, fiber, and whole grains) and exercise regularly (at least 30 minutes of daily moderate-intensity exercise, such as walking, is recommended).
What's good for the heart appears to be good for the brain, so it may be beneficial to reduce fats, simple carbohydrates, sugars, and salt in the diet while increasing fruits and vegetables.
In food science, a carbohydrate can be any food that is particularly rich in complex carbohydrate starch, including cereals, bread and pasta, or simple carbohydrates, such as sugar that is found in candy, jams and desserts.
Studies have also linked high intakes of trans fats and simple carbohydrates to breast cancer risk.
Serum blood sugars tend to rise immediately after eating sugar or simple carbohydrates.
MEDIUM-CHAIN FATTY ACIDS LIKE COCONUT OIL go directly to your liver to be used as the kind of instant energy you usually get only from simple carbohydrates.
And, replace simple carbohydrates (such as refined white bread, rice and pasta) with fiber-rich whole-grains and brown rice.
Professor Baqi suggested that patients should take simple carbohydrates, such as Chapatis, bread and milk with cereal, at Sehri time and have their Sehri as late as possible.

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