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While they haven’t tested the theory on humans, the scientists found that young rats that consumed sugar-sweetened beverages daily had impaired performance on memory tasks as adults.
DO YOU REMEMBER?SEAN CULLIGANAPRIL 13, 2021OZY
Whisk in the sweetened condensed milk, bottled key lime juice and fresh lime juice until fully combined.
To sweeten the report, families offer a bribe of sugar to the Kitchen God — smearing the image with something sweet and then burning it, so it can ascend to heaven.
WHO GOES FROM PRESIDENT TO PRISONER?DANIEL MALLOYMARCH 2, 2021OZY
If you don’t like his criticisms, then suggest he can either sweeten up or go home.
So, to sweeten the deal, Apple finally gave us some fun colors to keep our eyes from wandering.
She smiled kindly on me, much as a goddess designs to sweeten the life of a mortal with a glance.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
You said yourself I wanted violets to sweeten me and hammers to soften me—you think I'm so bitter and so hard.
THE CREATORSMAY SINCLAIR
The figure is that the law in itself is often like a sharp and bitter flavor, but that a good judge will sweeten this.
THE FATAL DOWRYPHILIP MASSINGER
There was sugar enough in the bowl to sweeten all their tea the next day, and so far all went well.
Well, I will bear mine antler'd honours as I may—gold shall gild them; and for my disgrace, revenge shall sweeten it.
THE FORTUNES OF NIGELSIR WALTER SCOTT

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