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car·bo·hy·drate
[kahr-boh-hahy-dreyt, -buh-]
NOUN
1.
any of a class of organic compounds that are polyhydroxy aldehydes or polyhydroxy ketones, or change to such substances on simple chemical transformations, as hydrolysis, oxidation, or reduction, and that form the supporting tissues of plants and are important food for animals and people.
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Carbohydrate - Wikipedia

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A carbohydrate is a biological molecule consisting of carbon (C), hydrogen (H) and oxygen (O) atoms, usually with a hydrogen–oxygen atom ratio of 2:1 (as in ...

Carbohydrates | The Nutrition Source | Harvard T.H. Chan School of ...

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The type of carbohydrate in your diet is more important than the amount. Learn how to choose healthy sources of carbohydrates.

What Are Carbohydrates? - Live Science

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Aug 25, 2015 ... Carbohydrates — one of the basic food groups — are the sugars, starches and fibers found in fruits, grains, vegetables and milk products.

Understanding Carbohydrates: American Diabetes Association®

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How much and what type of carbohydrate containing foods you eat makes a difference in managing diabetes.

Top 10 Foods Highest in Carbohydrates (To Limit or Avoid)

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Nov 11, 2016 ... Carbohydrates are found in almost all living things and play a critical role in the proper functioning of the immune system, fertilization, blood ...

Carbohydrates: What You Need To Know - Medical News Today

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Oct 4, 2016 ... There are four major classes of biomolecules - carbohydrates, proteins, nucleotides, and lipids. Carbohydrates, or saccharides, are the most ...

Carbohydrates: MedlinePlus

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Carbohydrates are one of the main types of nutrients. They are the most important source of energy for your body. Your digestive system changes carbohydrates ...

Carbohydrates: Natural Carbohydrate Foods vs. Refined Carbs

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Are carbohydrates good or bad? The short answer is that they are both. Fortunately, it's easy separate the good carbs from the bad carbs.