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Question: I want to try yacon syrup because I've heard it is helpful for weight loss, but there are so many brands to choose from. How do I find a quality brand?
Answer: Yacon syrup, made from the tuberous roots of the yacon plant (Smallanthus sonchifolius), is high in prebiotic soluble fiber and has been promoted as an alternative sweetener and as a weight loss aid. There are some quality concerns about yacon products, however. To find out more about yacon syrup and yacon root supplements, see the full answer >>