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• New Sweetener From The Agave Plant May Aid Diabetes, Weight Loss

New Sweetener From The Agave Plant May Aid Diabetes, Weight Loss

Could a new sugar substitute actually lower blood sugar and help you lose weight? That’s the tantalizing – but distant – promise of new research presented at the American Chemical Society (ACS) this week. Agavins, derived from the agave plant that’s used to make tequila, were found in mouse studies to trigger insulin production and […]

• Best News! Tequila Ingredient Could Help With Weight Loss, Diabetes

Best News! Tequila Ingredient Could Help With Weight Loss, Diabetes

The key ingredient in tequila could help fight type 2 diabetes and obesity, according to a wonderful new study. The miracle substance is agavins, a natural form of sugar found in the agave plant. The reason it makes a perfect sweetener is it is both non-digestible and acts as a dietary fiber, so it won’t raise […]