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Crickets chirping, wind as warm as a hair dryer, car seats blazing hot. Ahhh, summer. What you need is something icy cold to quench your thirst and cool your body. Browse this collection of mouth-watering, low carb summer drinks, and you can almost feel that wet, chilled glass in your hand.

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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 —...