WASHINGTON — Holiday hosts should be aware that festive foods can be loaded with hidden sugar, and guests with diabetes may not tell you about their conditions. Diabetes is “not a diagnosis people are proud of,”…
(WASHINGTON) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is considering adding a percent daily value requirement for sugars on food labels. The proposal, a supplement to a 2014 rule that focused on updating nutrition facts…
Ah, sugar. Such a useful ingredient, but so easy to overdo. Sugar, on its own, is not the poison it is made out to be. It can be quite functional in foods — adding sweetness,…
It\’s not uncommon for many who are recovering from a drug or alcohol addiction to become hooked on another substance: sugar.
Children\’s cereals contain too much sugar and can contribute as much as 10 pounds of sugar to a child\’s diet a year, according to a new report.
After a year avoiding foods with added sugar, one mom has tips to cut sugar from your family\’s diet.
There are plenty of ways to maximize flavor without sacrificing the nutrition content of your food. Here are some tips from a local dietitian.
If there\’s one thing that can throw off the everyday good intentions of meal planning and healthy eating, it\’s a sugar craving.
Feeling good can be just 10 days away and breaking free of your sugar habit is the cure.
While the tongue might sing a happy tune when it gets a taste of coke, new research shows the brain may pay the ultimate price.
Just how addictive are high-fat/high sugar foods? New research takes a closer look.
Americans have a collective sweet tooth, and many turn to artificial sweeteners for their daily fix.
Find out the surprisingly low amount of sugar that
it takes to set off the natural aging process.
The evidence continues to mount that both real
sugar and artificially sweetened sodas aren\’t
for you. So what is a soda-holic to do?
New information suggests that sugar and junk food can cause more damage, both mentally and physically, than previously considered.