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Have you ever stepped in to help a stranger having a low blood sugar emergency?
Yes! I was glad I could help!
Yes, but it was a bad experience.
I've seen it happen, but I didn't/couldn't help.
No, but I certainly would offer my help.
I wouldn't know what to do.
That's what 9-1-1 is for.

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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 —...