Why is it so difficult to find a good alternative to sugar?
Sugar, or more precisely carbohydrate is behind obesity and heart disease. The UK has recently announced a tax on sugary soft drinks.
An article I recently came across discussed the different sugar substitutes and how they fall short of the real thing.
The article delves into why its been so difficult to find a worthy alternative for sugar to satisfy our addiction to sweetness.
Read more at http://theconversation.com/why-finding-a-real-alternative-to-sugar-is-so-difficult-57003