Reducing Sugars, Properties and Examples

Reducing Sugars, Properties and Examples

Reducing Sugars According to the American Diabetes Association, carbohydrates are the body’s main source of energy. Because they have carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen as chemical constituents, roughly (C.H₂O)n with n≥3, they are called carbohydrates. Examples of carbohydrates are sugars, fiber, and starches found in fruits, vegetables, grains, and dairy products. Monosaccharides are the building blocks of … Read more