What’s the Difference Between Sugar, Other Natural Sweeteners, and Sugar?

With Kristine Nolin, University of Richmond A quick walk through the beverage aisle of any corner store reveals the incredible ingenuity of food scientists seeking sweet flavors. You will find sugar in some drinks. A diet soda may have an artificial or natural low-calorie sweetener. And high fructose corn syrup, the king of US sweetness, …

Hormonal vs. Non-Hormonal Birth Control: What’s the Difference?

Erika Zar, 45, has tried many different varieties. birth control before deciding on its current state. “Most of them seemed to amplify my mood swings,” she said. The birth control pills she tried reduced her sex drive and made her depression worse, and the vaginal ring made her so “angry” that she only lasted seven …