Health Tip: Managing Fructose Intolerance
(HealthDay News) -- Fructose intolerance occurs when the body has difficulty absorbing fructose, a natural sugar found in fruits, vegetables and honey.
The American Gastroenterological Association offers these suggestions to help manage fructose intolerance:
Restrict consumption of fruit juices and fruits.
Keep a food diary to see how much fructose you can consume comfortably.
Limit consumption of honey.
Avoid drinking soda, to which fructose is often added.
Limit consumption of alcohol.
- Tips for Safe Trick-or-Treating
October 25, 2014
- Teens Who Dine With Their Families May Be Slimmer Adults
October 24, 2014
Learn More About Sharp
Sharp HealthCare is San Diego's health care leader with seven hospitals, two medical groups and a health plan. Learn more about our San Diego hospitals, choose a Sharp-affiliated San Diego doctor or browse our comprehensive medical services.
Copyright ©2012 HealthDay. All rights reserved.