xylitol - the perfect alternative to sugar
XYLITOL is an excellent substitute with many advantages over table sugar and other typical artificial sweeteners. Firstly, regular sugar has a Glycemic Index (GI) of 100. XYLITOL has a GI of 7, letting your body burn off the excess almost twice as fast as table sugar! XYLITOL has all the sweetness of common sugars yet 40% fewer calories and 75% less available carbohydrates.
For reasons like these, XYLITOL is found in diversified products around the world including: Sugar free gum, Sugar free confectionery, common foods and drinks, Dietetic products, Oral hygiene, Pharma and Cosmetic products, as well as in anti-cancer and anti-AIDS (betulin) products.
Proven to fight cavities, safe for diabetics, 99% natural, excellent in weight management, with a low GI, and replete with a range of other health benefits, XYLITOL is a product that is welcomed with enthusiasm by the increasingly health-conscious consumer.