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Maltodextrin is a concentrated solution made from starch that is added to products like candies, sodas, snacks, sports drinks, beers and sometimes infant formula. Even though the ingredient is commonly used in the food and beverage industry, it can get pushback for being a genetically-modified organism. Companies that need the ingredient but not the backlash are currently in luck because there is a replacement option on the market. The maltodextrins and syrup solids that could be problematic on your food labels are made from genetically-modified corn. As a helpful solution, companies could use tapioca maltodextrins made by breaking down non-GMO…

Many people married and single alike struggle at times with keeping the grocery bill under control. There are simple yet effective ways you can go about cutting back on groceries and saving money with the weekly runs to the food mart. Watch the Expiration Dates Try to buy perishable food that has the longest time left on the expiration date. Unless you know that you and your family will go through a gallon of milk in less than a week you will want to select a longer expiration date. This helps avoid waste from not using food before it goes…