*High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS) has long gotten the rap that it was the sweetener to beware. But now there is something new on the scene that is being promoted by health conscious physicians or holistic physicians that may be the worst of the bunch.
The plant blue agave is the flowering plant that when it ferments is used to make tequila. Yes, it’s lethal no matter how you process it.
The way the plant is processed is the problem because the plant will produce more fructose than HFCS. Dr. John Ebers describes blue agave this way: (more…)