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Agave: Is this Popular Natural Sweetener Worse than High Fructose Corn Syrup?


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By Dr. Mercola

Many people interested in staying healthy have switched to agave as a safer "natural" sweetener. They want to avoid well documented dangerous sweeteners like HFCS (high fructose corn syrup) but are unaware that most agave is actually WORSE than HFCS.


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