High Fructose Corn Syrup

If You Are What You Eat, America Tastes Like Chicken

By Alan BjergaAlan Bjerga, Dorothy GambrellDorothy Gambrell, Cindy HoffmanCindy Hoffman and Cedric SamCedric Sam<p>U.S. eating habits have undergone a …

Business

What We Sow is What We Eat

Photo by jamiehamelsmith | CC BY 2.0I am lying in a meadow high in the Rocky Mountains. The sun is warm and comforting. I watch the clouds, puffy …

Liberal View

A Tasty Nut Butter Breaks Jelly’s Heart in Tragicomic Ads for MaraNatha

Why can love never last? For those who thought peanut butter and jelly were meant to be forever—you know, as a couple—there’s crushing news from a …

Advertising Industry

Daily Habits That Kill Your Metabolism

“Metabolism” is the system in the body that converts calories to energy. Many variables contribute to your metabolism, including heredity, gender, …

Weight Loss

10 Simple Ways To Get Even The Strongest Sugar Cravings Under Control

Breaking up with the sweet stuff isn't easy, but you can do it—and feel better afterwards.<p>Are you addicted to sugar?<p>When I ask that question, most …

Lifestyle

'Peel Back The Label' tackles fear-based marketing on food products

The new campaign from America's Dairy Farmers makes some good points — and some questionable ones.<p>The recently launched Peel Back The Label campaign …

Healthy Recipes

These Store-Bought Foods ACTUALLY Taste Better Than Homemade

Let’s be real: 99 percent of the time, homemade food is *significantly* better than the store-bought version. But there are exceptions to every rule, and Epicurious has outlined eight foods that tend to be — well, better — when bought from the store. In these eight scenarios, consider leaving it to …

Homemade

10 Different Ways to Get Your Pumpkin Spice Fix—That Aren’t Pumpkin Spice Lattes

Pumpkin spice on the goNext time you’re on the go and need a snack, skip the coffee shop line and bring a One Pumpkin Pie Bar with you instead. Not …

Eating

What’s New: Butter Coffee, Greek Non-Dairy Yogurt and More

We asked our buyers to share a few of the latest and greatest products arriving in our stores in September, and they happily provided a hefty list of …

The glories of empire — and Britain’s taste for the exotic

Three authors celebrate the traders and innovators who first brought tea, rum, sugar and spice to our tables<p>Imagine yourself a middle-class person in England in the 1870s. You sit down to drink a cup of tea while reading <i>The Spectator.</i> It probably doesn’t cross your mind, but in your hand you hold …

Exotic

Kraft Heinz Is In Trouble, Look For The Exits

Kraft Heinz is facing a competition problem.<p>Moreover, shifting consumer tastes could weigh on investor sentiment.<p>With stagnant revenue, contracting …

Markets

Banish this drink, boost your brain power

As a kid growing up in the 80s, we always had soda in the house. Cola and Kool-Aid were teenage staples.<p>But that was before parents knew just how bad …

Conservative View

Mondelez Is Cracking And Must Be Shorted

Mondelez's share price is selling off.<p>Shifting consumer tastes are weighing on fundamentals.<p>Also, contracting valuation multiples are leading prices …

Stocks

McDonald's secret Big Mac sauce recipe allegedly leaked online

McDonald’s “secret” Big Mac sauce recipe has reportedly been leaked online – and it contains a staggering 33 ingredients.<p>The allegedly authentic list has been shared on Pinterest, but the fast food chain has yet to confirm if it is the real deal.<p>The leaked recipe lists the ingedients as …

Recipes

Whoa, There's *This* Much Sugar in a Few Squirts of Your Fave Condiments?

Ever picked teriyaki chicken over General Tso’s and prided yourself on resisting the fried option? Nixed the oil-based vinaigrette on your salad for a “lite” poppyseed dressing? Liberally spread your sandwiches with honey mustard as a smarter swap for mayo?<p>Before patting yourself on the back for …

Sugar

Big Mac ‘secret’ recipe leaked

MCDONALD’S ‘secret’ Big Mac sauce recipe has reportedly been leaked online — and it contains a staggering 33 ingredients.<p>According to The Sun, the …

Australian News

Big Mac ‘secret’ sauce recipe leaked

MCDONALD’S ‘secret’ Big Mac sauce recipe has reportedly been leaked online — and it contains a staggering 33 ingredients.<p>According to The Sun, the …

Recipes

A Berkeley startup plans to make healthier sugar inspired by breast milk

A Berkeley-based startup is aiming to shakeup the sugar scene by generating sugar that’s found in breast milk.<p>Sugarlogix, the makers behind the substitute, plan to create a new type of sugar that can be added to food or taken as a supplement by reproducing 2′-Fucosyllactose (the sugar found in …

Sugar

Cane versus beet sugar–A difference?

As a result of yesterday’s post, readers asked questions about sugar. Here’s one:<p><b>Q: Is there a difference between cane and beet sugar?</b><p>A: It …

Sugar

Dietitian: What happened when I went a month without sugar

I honestly thought cutting added sugar for 30 days wouldn't be all that difficult. Boy, was I wrong.<p><b>OPINION:</b> As a dietitian, I've heard of every …

Sugar

Slideshow: 10 Top Health Questions Answered

Harvard

Target is making a big change to its kids’ food section

Packing a lunch with healthy food is about to get a whole lot easier, thanks to a new statement from Target. The brand has announced that they will …

Food

Cutting this one thing from your diet could boost your metabolism in two weeks

According to new research.<p>By now, we all know that sugar is the enemy when it comes to our health and waistlines.<p>But now research has suggested that …

Sugar

Sugar Is Finally More Popular Than Corn Syrup Again

Obesity-plagued Americans still love their sweeteners.<p>Over the past 17 years, Americans have managed to cut their consumption of sugars by more than 15 percent. Here's the latest data, released this month by the U.S. Department of Agriculture:<p>Going Easier on the Sweet Stuff<p>U.S. per-capita annual …

Sugar

5 reasons why the number on your weighing scale is more than it should be

We all love to believe that our weight on the scale goes up and down simply based on what we ate the previous day and whether or not we had an …

Weight Loss

How Many Days Do You Have to Cut Back on Sugar to See Results?

Saying goodbye to your favorite sweet treats can be tough; it’s certainly no cake walk to ween off those 3 p.m. sugar cravings for good. Want to know …

Lifestyle

La Cultura Cura: How Latinos Are Reclaiming Their Ancestral Diets | Smithsonian Folklife

<b>Whole Foods Didn’t Invent Chia Seeds</b><p>Maca root, chia seeds, spirulina, and cacao—you may know these highly dense nutrients, indigenous to Latin …

Smithsonian

Here’s how long you have to cut back on sugar to actually see results

Saying sayonara to sugar is no piece of cake—literally <i>and</i> figuratively. Those cravings don’t go away overnight, and if you’re used to a sweet treat …

Lifestyle

The scary ingredients hiding in your junk food — and what they mean for you and your health

• <b>We talked to a nutritionist to identify some of the unhealthiest ingredients in junk food.</b>• <b><br>Hidden sugars like corn syrup and high fructose corn syrup can add lots of calories to food.</b>• <b><br>Artificial sweeteners can lead to cravings for real sugar.</b>• <b><br>Trans fat increases your bad cholesterol and lowers your</b> …

Nutrition

Keep cool this summer with fresh fruit blended with ice

Balmy weather calls for ice-cold sweet treats; fruity drinks are a natural part of the summertime poolside landscape. But those drinks are often …

Canadian News