Hot topics: Can this berry curb your appetite?
Looking for a way to curb your sweet tooth?
There's a new "miracle berry" - a West African fruit about the size of a cranberry - that might be able to help.
The berry contains a glycoprotein - conveniently named miraculin - that temporarily fools taste buds into believing that sour and bitter things taste sweet.
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