Some Sugar Free Gummy Bears Are Laxatives. No, Really.

Sugar free gummies are delicious, low on calories, and… technically laxatives? Reactions producer Andrew dives into the science to figure out how he can make delicious sugar free gummies without the uncomfortable side effects.
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Executive Producer:
Matthew Radcliff

Elaine Seward
Andrew Sobey
Darren Weaver

Alex Dainis

Scientific Consultants:
Dr. Peihua Jiang, Ph.D.
Michelle Boucher, Ph.D.
Leila Duman, Ph.D.

Executive in Charge for PBS: Maribel Lopez
Director of Programming for PBS: Gabrielle Ewing
Assistant Director of Programming for PBS: John Campbell

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