Daily Archives: March 17, 2013

http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2012/06/30/excessive-fructose-causes-obesity-and-cancer.aspx We all know the implications of  diets high in sugar; this article highlights the concern over the prevalence of high fructose corn syrup in many processed foods, and its influence on the well-being of individuals and the detriment to … Continue reading

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Fischer and Haworth Projections of Glucose

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Oh my sweet Carbohydrates

The organic compounds known as carbohydrates were the next topic to be elucidated in lectures commencing in week 3. These compounds consist of the elements carbon,oxygen and hydrogen in varying ratios. They serve a variety of functions including structural,energy storage … Continue reading

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