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The Not-So-Sweet Facts About Sugar

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Sugar, Sugar, Sugar...Although we all like to enjoy a tasty treat once in a while, it’s important to keep our sugar intake in mind as overconsumption can lead to negative effects on our health. Sugary drinks, candy, baked goods and sweetened dairy are the main sources of added sugar. But even savory...
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Ask the RD

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Happy National Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Day from Whitsons Culinary Group.  Whitsons is proud to showcase our experienced team of registered dietitians by picking their brains with frequently asked questions that we receive from students, parents, and the community with our Ask the RD servic...
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Sugar and Sugar Substitutes

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The new updates to the Dietary Guidelines for Americans (http://health.gov/dietaryguidelines/) urges the US population to cut back on added sugar intake.  Americans between the ages of 4-18 years old consume up to 17% of their daily calories from added sugar, compared to the recommendation that a ma...
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How Sweet is Your Heart?

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Heart disease is multi-factorial, with many factors that contribute to it, such as diet, physical activity level, tobacco use, genetics—and our sugar intake. Sugar is a carbohydrate that is present in many foods we eat.  Sugar can either be a natural component of food, like in fruits and dairy or it...
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