Is fructose worse than sugar?

Is fructose worse than sugar?

Fructose is sweeter than glucose, so it's most often used as an added sugar in processed foods, whether in the form of high-fructose corn syrup or just plain old sugar. … The new study — drawing on clinical trials, basic science, and animal studies — concludes that fructose is more damaging to health than glucose.

What type of sugar is maltose?

Maltose (/ˈmɔːltoʊs/ or /ˈmɔːltoʊz/), also known as maltobiose or malt sugar, is a disaccharide formed from two units of glucose joined with an α(1→4) bond. In the isomer isomaltose, the two glucose molecules are joined with an α(1→6) bond.

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