Recently on Dr. Oz, Yacon Syrup (raw and organic) was touted as a "game changer" for metabolismThis natural sweetener and sugar substitute that has been used for centuries in the Andes mountains and South America. More and more people are now discovering the low-calorie and metabolism-boosting benefits of this sweetener. On his show, Dr. Oz spoke with several women who tried Yacon for 28 days to see what they thought about it's use as a weight loss aid as well as nutritional benefits that they received from it. Furthermore, dr. Oz said research is mounting that suggests that "bad" bacteria in your belly is a huge contributor to weight gain. Yacon syrup helps to put the good bacteria back in your digestional ecosystem to help promote weight loss. Dr. Oz said that it will also boost your metabolism and suppress your appetite. Yacon syrup can greatly benefit men and women who are overweight, suffering from constipation, looking to add more fiber into their diet, or for people who have high blood sugar levels.