dLife Daily Tips

Practice makes near perfect at bedtime

Read More
Do you think diabetes has impaired your brain function in any way?
Absolutely not. I'm as sharp as ever!
Yes, I noticed a change and I blame diabetes.
Yes, I noticed a change but I'm not sure diabetes is the cause.
Maybe I'm slipping, but it's nothing more than normal aging.
What was the question?

97 Views 0 comments
by Brenda Bell
In high school biology, we learned that another term for carbohydrates is "polysaccharides". These break down into "discaccharides", and further into "monosaccharides". These small-molecule carbohydrates are more commonly known as "sugars". Similarly, we learned that fats are (after a long process) broken down into monosaccharides, and parts of proteins are broken down into these as well. We learned about three common disaccharides —...