Xylitol, a natural sugar alcohol derived from many different plants, is a five carbon sugar that has a glycemic index of 8. It has been used as a diabetic safe sweetener since the 1960's in Germany and Japan, and in the 1970's was found to have great oral and other physical health benefits.
In the United States, Xylitol is used in gum and candies because of its ability to help fight tooth decay.
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