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Lose Weight with Sugar?

Before you run to your local donut store, bakery, or pastry shop to chow down on sweets, keep reading.  Most forms of sugars cause weight GAIN.  But new research  shows that a particular type of sugar called D-ribose, or sometimes just ribose for short, can actually help with weight LOSS and boost energy levels.

Research shows that D-ribose is metabolized by the body to create adenosine triphosphate (ATP).  ATP is the body’s energy supply and is used by every cell for every metabolic function.  D-ribose helps by resetting the body’s ATP levels thereby supplying the body with sufficient energy for burning fat, balancing blood sugar levels, warding off cravings, and of course, boosting energy levels.  That’s not such a bad thing either since we all need energy to exercise and keep active or just to feel good.

Many athletes also take D-ribose to boost endurance levels, performance, and recovery time.

more about D-ribose for weight loss and chronic fatigue syndrome on page 2…

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Michelle Schoffro Cook, MSc, RNCP, ROHP, DNM, PhD is an international best-selling and 17-time book author and board-certified doctor of natural medicine, whose works include: 60 Seconds to Slim, Weekend Wonder Detox, Healing Recipes, The Vitality Diet, Allergy-Proof, Arthritis-Proof, Total Body Detox, The Life Force Diet, The Ultimate pH Solution, The 4-Week Ultimate Body Detox Plan, and her new book The Probiotic Promise. Subscribe to her free e-magazine World's Healthiest News at to receive monthly health news, tips, recipes and more. Follow her on Twitter @mschoffrocook and Facebook.


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10:32AM PDT on Apr 5, 2013

i need to get that sugar

7:55AM PDT on Mar 25, 2013

Thanks for the info.

4:21AM PDT on Mar 19, 2013

Thank you.

9:51AM PDT on Mar 16, 2013

good to know

8:34AM PDT on Mar 16, 2013

thank you for this

7:25AM PDT on Mar 16, 2013

signed petition,thanks.

7:25AM PDT on Mar 16, 2013

Thanks for the advice.

12:11AM PDT on Mar 16, 2013

you learn something new everyday, thanks for sharing

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