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Is Sugar the New Health Food Craze? Don’t Believe the Hype

Istockphoto By Julie Upton, RD I caught a disturbing article in The New York Times this week about how meals entrepreneurs are selling desk sugar as a “natural,” “healthier” ingredient in comparison with high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS). This comes on the heels of these commercials you’ve got in all probability seen, sponsored by the Corn Refiners Association, claiming that HFCS ...

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Simple Ingredients May Be Trendy, however Not Necessarily Healthy

By Julie Upton, RD There is a scorching new advertising and marketing development within the meals trade: simplicity. A slew of merchandise in grocery shops are boasting that they comprise just some easy, all-natural substances. Problem is, these “simple, all-natural” substances are typically issues that present little dietary worth for his or her variety of energy—they usually embody sugar, cream, ...

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