High Fructose Corn Syrup

Here's What Energy Drinks Actually Do To Your Body

Love Red Bull? A new review has some bad news for you<p>Energy drinks can give you a boost when Monday morning hits you hard. But that fizzy beverage isn't doing much for your body beyond your temporary pep, according to a new review published in the journal <i>Frontiers in Public Health.</i><p>After reviewing …

Sugar

Does Sugar Cause Inflammation in the Body?

Inflammation is part of the body’s natural healing process.<p>During injury or infection, the body releases chemicals to help protect it and fight off …

Nutrition

Soda Yesteryear: People & Their Soft Drinks (1960s-70s)

We love our fizzy sugary beverages. While today we drink from giant buckets of carbonated high-fructose corn syrup, once upon a time it was just a …

Fructose

10 Artificial Sweeteners and Sugar Substitutes

1 of 12<p>Sugar or substitute?<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 12<p>Sucrose<p>3 of 12<p>Acesulfame potassium<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 12<p>Agave nectar<p>Advertisement<p>5 of …

Sugar

49 'facts' about health we often believe that are misleading, inaccurate, or totally false

Carrots make you see in the dark. Don't swim after a meal or you'll cramp. Drink eight glasses of water a day for good health. No pesticides are allowed on organic foods.<p>These are just a few of the incorrect notions that we've all been told at one point or another.<p>But it's time to put an end to …

Science

13 foods that can dramatically change your mood

Feeling grumpy or a little down in the dumps? It could be the foods you’re eating. The food-mood connection has been the subject of recent research, …

Nutrition

Non-GMO Replacement for High-Fructose Corn Syrup – Real Food

We all try to cut GMOs out of our diets and eat as organically as possible. There were two ingredients that frustrated me: corn starch and corn …

Sugar

4 things you need to look for before you choose a chocolate bar

Just look at any grocery store chocolate section and it’s obvious: The craft chocolate industry is booming, and small chocolate makers are steadily …

Dessert

In Honor of Jelena's Reunion, Here are 8 Discontinued Foods That Made a Comeback

Because if you really love something, it'll come back to you.<p>November 05, 2017<p>Your inner teenager was probably freaking out this week about the news …

Coca-Cola

Why 'No High Fructose Corn Syrup' Isn't Always Healthier

I recently came across a package of gummy candies that touted tons of health claims. The box read "made with real fruit juice" and offered a laundry …

Sugar

The McRib is back at McDonald's

Take some pork, water, salt, dextrose and rosemary extract and slather it up with a sauce made of water, high fructose corn syrup, tomato paste, …

McDonald's

The one kind of sugar that can actually make cancer spread

But a study also found some good news about what you can continue to eat ...<p>Here’s something horrible to ruin your Halloween candy-binge: eating too …

Cancer

Your Candy Shouldn’t Be the Scariest Thing About Halloween

In just a few days, kids and adults alike will slip into fantastical costumes, adorn their homes with fake spider webs and plump pumpkins and gobble …

Nutrition

Cookie fans aren't happy with Pillsbury's new cookie dough

There are few things more comforting than the smell of freshly-baked chocolate chip cookies coming out of the oven.<p>And while homemade is great, chances are you’ve cheated with a refrigerated cookie dough (hey, no judgement here — we love the stuff, too!)<p>For many, Pillsbury's ready-to-bake cookie …

Dessert

Hershey Sales Rise Despite Growing Competition -- Update

Hershey Co. is fending off competition in the increasingly crowded snack and candy aisles, with sales rising in the recent quarter -- a rare bright spot in the U.S. food industry.<p>Hershey's sales grew 1.5% to $2 billion and its comparable profit was up 3%, beating analyst expectations.<p>"Snacking …

Markets

5 Hacks to a Healthier Halloween

No spooky hidden sugars here! Use these hacks to make you Halloween happier and healthier.<p>I love getting into the Halloween spirit with fun costumes …

Wellness

This Is Why McDonald’s Fries Are So Addictive

<i>By April Benshosan</i><p>The science behind why you can’t put down the iconic carton is finally explained.<p>Tempted by the welcoming scent, you succumbed to …

Diets

What Is Cool Whip, Really? Here's What You Should Know

It's not as cool as you may think.<p>October 24, 2017<p>What is Cool Whip? It's the topping slathered on pies, strawberries, ice cream sundaes, and other …

Dessert

Too Much Refined Sugar Can Increase The Risk of Opioid Addiction

Okay, this is important.<p>Could a diet high in refined sugars make children and adults more susceptible to opioid addiction and overdose?<p>New research, …

Science

Gallery: The Best Breakfast Cereals of All Time

Indulge in a bowl of nostalgia with one of these classic breakfast cereals. From whole grain options to those composed of almost 100% high fructose …

Shopping

The Dangers of Sugar and Why It's So Addicting

Sugar is an addiction we need to rid ourselves of ASAP.<p>October 18, 2017<p>Ever since I was young, it felt like my parents, teachers, and relatives were …

Sugar

What Is Cranberry Sauce? What's Really in the Canned Stuff

What Is Cranberry Sauce? This Is What's Really in the Canned Stuff<p>You might want to reconsider this Thanksgiving classic.<p>October 18, 2017<p>Cranberry …

Sugar

The race for the newest sweetener heats up - MarketWatch

<b>Food makers are racing to find acceptable alternatives to sugar. But it’s hard to replace a taste that so many Americans have grown to …

Sugar

6 Frozen Desserts With 150 Calories or Less

Enjoy these ice cream desserts, fro-yo bars, and more<p>There’s never a wrong time for ice cream and popsicles. Ditch sugary, high-calorie options for …

Dessert

Sugar in the diet may increase risks of opioid addiction

This article was originally published on The Conversation, an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic …

Canadian News

We Tried All The Natural-ish Halloween Candy We Could Get Our Hands On—Here’s What We Thought

ALL OF THE SUGAR.<p>It's almost Halloween and we are ready to start shoving everything that's sugar-coated and brightly colored into our mouths. But we …

Lifestyle

More & More Young People Are Getting Arthritis: Here's What You Can Do

This is how to treat and prevent arthritis—naturally....

Arthritis

3 Easy Ways to Make Your Pie Healthier

Like many of you, the idea of healthier homemade pies sounds great—in theory. But will they really look—and more importantly, taste—as good as the …

Fructose

Trump’s Tough Talk on NAFTA Raising Fears of Pact’s Demise

WASHINGTON — The North American Free Trade Agreement, long a punching bag for President Trump, is edging closer toward collapse as negotiators gather …

NAFTA

Feeling ‘hangry’? Four easy ways to make sure you don’t ever again – by eating right

Ever find yourself snapping at someone in the office or at home or shooting deathly stares at the waiter who is slow to take your food order when you …

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