Sweet And Sour: The Media Decided Fructose Was Bad For America;...
For the past decade, a specter has haunted the food chain—the specter of high fructose corn syrup (HFCS). HFCS began life as a technological response to a market problem—volatile prices for sugar in the 1970s and early 1980s driven by protectionism a...
New study finds no reason to replace fructose with glucose...
Researchers have found there is no benefit in replacing fructose, the sugar most commonly blamed for obesity, with glucose in commercially prepared foods.
Is Our Modern, Chemical-Laden, Twinkie-Guzzling Lifestyle...
Good News: Americans Are Eating 78 Fewer Calories Every...
Is high-fructose corn syrup worse than sugar?
Obesity & High Fructose Corn Syrup: A Sticky Relationship...
American Beverage Association Blog » Blog Archive » "Fructophobia"...
Is Sugar Really Toxic? Sifting through the Evidence
Our very first experience of exceptional sweetness—a dollop of buttercream frosting on a parent's finger; a spoonful of strawberry ice cream instead of the usual puréed ...
National Geographic flunks sugar science
Does sugar make you stupid?
Nutrition Q&A: High-fructose corn syrup vs. sugar
Sweet Confusion | Chemistry
Organic food labels 'trick' us into thinking food is healthier...
Scientists at New York's Cornell University found that perceptions of taste, calories and value can be significantly altered when a food is labelled 'organic'.
To help prevent obesity, give your kid a smaller plate
If there's anything we need some good ideas for, it's childhood obesity. A study just released has a beautifully simple idea: give kids smaller plates.
Coke's 'Coming Together' campaign - what we are doing as...
High Fructose Corn Syrup
March is National Nutrition Month
Mr. Fit with Mark A. Cinelli
IFIC Nutrition Blog | Food Blog, Nutrition Advice, Food...
How to Make Informed Food Choices
Do the Fitness Math: Gym vs. Stairs
Working out at the gym might not be enough to stay fit if you spend much of the rest of the day sitting down.
Distracted eaters consume more calories
By Kathleen Raven, ReutersIf you're watching TV, stay away from the pretzels or chips, alluring as the temptation may be. People who eat meals or snacks while watching TV, playing games or reading tend to consume more calories in a sitting, and es...
What 2000 Calories Looks Like
Junk food might not be addictive, after all
If you're having a hard time putting down that pint of ice cream, it may not be because you're hard wired to keep eating it
Ingredients: Fructose - Toxic Sugar or Tortured Logic
Foods shouldn't be considered 'good' or 'bad'
Lisa Cimperman: Forever Fit 10/23/12
High-fructose corn syrup myths
Whether your children pack or buy school lunch, do not overlook the beverage portion of their meals. Chocolate and other flavored milks are an increasingly popular option for kids, but some parents, school administrators and teachers may object to th...
Science-Based Medicine » The Sweetener Wars
8 Healthy-Food Myths
Forget what youve heard about eating well and try this advice instead
Nutrition Tip of the Week » Celebrate Vitamins
Nutrition Tip of the Week » Celebrate Vitamins
Evolving Health: Fate of fructose: Interview with Dr. John...
Evolving Health: Videos from the EB2012 Sugar Showdown and...
SHOWS: Giving corn sugar a fair shake
In 1969, the bubblegum pop group "The Archies" released the catchy tune, "Sugar, Sugar," which would quickly soar to No. 1 on the charts. It is a whimsical love song, and why not? Sugar is a feel-good food.
Perils of a Sugar-Coated Scapegoat
Excess dietary sugar is harmful, and among the salient liabilities of the modern food supply. Sugar is not poison, however. And yes, I think the distinction matters enough to keep fighting for it. Here's why.
Are You Afraid of High Fructose Corn Syrup?
Food Myths, Busted
Why Coffee Is Good for You, And Other Food Myths
With all of the food fads out there, how can the average person sort out the truth? In his latest book, "Coffee is Good for You," Robert Davis demystifies the food research we read on a daily basis. Should we take multivitamins? Is red wine...
High fructose corn syrup vs table sugar - which is better?...
Facts About Fructose Absorption and Tolerance
Food Myths: from eggs to alcohol
10 Food Label Tricks To Avoid In 2012
After overindulging during the holidays, many of us have resolved to eat a healthier diet in the new year. But doing so means choosing the right foods, and too often misleading food labels prompt us to purchase items that we think are good for us but...
Compared to sugar, high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS) is worse...
Note: I added some new information to this post on August 3, 2012. Regular table sugar, or sucrose, (also called cane sugar) is made of equal parts of two simpler sugars, glucose and fructose. When...
Ask the Food Doc: Is high fructose corn syrup to blame for...
Editor's note: Bob Hutkins is the Food Doc. He is a professor at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where he teaches courses and conducts research in food science and food microbiology. Send your questions on any topic related to food, food safety, ...
Don't dunk chocolate milk
The stock market downturn. Presidential politics. Global unrest.
FDA should approve name change to corn sugar
By the H&R Editorial Staff
6 Nutrition Claims That May Be Fooling You « Real Life...
Take a second look at the nutrition label -- you might be surprised at what you find...or don't find.
High Fructose Corn Syrup - Facts and Myths about Sweeteners...
Michael Pollan says corn syrup may not be worse than sugar...
Whoa, did the corn industry get to Michael Pollan? The Cleveland Plain Dealer reports that he said there may be nothing "intrinsically wrong" with high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS), which a...
FAQs on HFCS
High-fructose corn syrup (HFCS) has been a hot topic in the last few years. In the following Q&A, the Corn Refiners Association answers questions on HFCS, in regards to weight management, consumer perception and the fructose in HFCS.
Michael Pollan talks food, nature and a trip to Cleveland...
The Danger at Our Desks - WORK - Gensler Blog
We've spent a lot of time on research and tools that help Gensler's design teams ...
Chocolate Milk Controversy--An Update
6 Food Rules You Should Break
Great appetizer, main course, dessert and healthy recipes
IFIC Nutrition Blog | Food Blog, Nutrition Advice, Food...
Is chocolate milk ban-worthy?
Chocolate milk in school lunches continues to garner attention. Last week Santa Monica-Malibu schools in California decided to buck the current trend of banning chocolate milk and keep it on the menu. But, just yesterday public schools in Fayettevill...
4 "Healthy Food" Offenders
Welcome to Food Product Design
Snacking clue to obesity epidemic
Has Health News Become Sensationalized?
I admit, I always check the customized Google alerts that are delivered right to my handheld device. But we all need to take a step back, especially when looking at the latest health news.
Washington Journal for Wednesday, June 29
Former Rep. Peter Hoekstra (R-MI), Former Intelligence Committee Chairman Former Senator Byron Dorgan (D-ND) Dr. Regina Benjamin, U.S. Sugeon General
HFCS battle is over from a scientific standpoint, says CRA...
Manufacturers are continuing to switch out high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) and promote ‘No HFCS' products - but there's no reason to do so from a scientific or consumer behavior standpoint, claims Dr. John White.
Risk, rationality and that schizophrenic beast called the...
If the food industry wants journalists and consumers to get real about risk, then it has to get real too.
Studies Show No Meaningful Difference Between High Fructose...
5 Reasons High Fructose Corn Syrup Will Kill You
Does Corn Sugar Make You Fatter Than Sucrose?
Martha Stewart: Regular or high-fructose corn syrup: What's...
Wellness Watch: Satisfying the Sweet Tooth
At the recent Natural Products Expo West show in Anaheim, Calif., I was amazed by how many companies promoted new products on the basis of not containing high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS).
Spraberry: HFCS, table sugar about equally sweet
In the late 1960s, high-fructose corn syrup was introduced to the food and beverage industry. By 1985, it surpassed sucrose, or table sugar, as the most used sweetener in America.
Time to communicate the good news about our food
Ever notice how many foods and beverages now tout what ingredients they dont contain
LETTER: Facts about high-fructose corn syrup
Detroit Free Press Health Section
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Be skeptical of food studies
Nutrition and public policy expert Marion Nestle answers readers' questions in this monthly column written exclusively for The Chronicle. Whenever a study comes out claiming harm - or benefits - from eating a single food or ingredient, I get skeptic...
Sugar Overload: Part 1
Healthy Living: HFCS; The Controversy and Common Sense
The Modesto Bee | Don't blame corn syrup for fat
What is high-fructose corn syrup? There have been so many commercials about it and they leave one puzzled.
Frontiers in Carbohydrates Developments: Report 3; Research,...
Say anything nasty about sugar and folks will swallow it. caused the recession. Sugar makes your nipples grow. Sugar keyed your car. Sugar's crazy—it knifed my cousin down at the corner bar last Saturday night. Somebody should drop a safe on sugar. ...
Fructose corn syrup gains national attention
In the lab, researchers dressed in white coats surrounded two petri dishes following the carbon-labeled sugars in the cells, to determine what exactly they were being used for and how.
Corn Refiners Association - YouTube
Healthy Kids and Families - Parents Press
The Checkup - Is that right? Soda taxes would help fight...
High Fructose Corn Syrup - What's the Story? « goodfood...
Girl Scout Cookies: Now HFCS-Free?
Seemingly following up on their own manual, Girl Scouts are now producing an HFCS-free cookie. Will you buy a box?
Confessions of a Farm Wife: Death By Cookie
Potted Goose: High-Fructose Corn Syrup, Naturally
CPAT & TCPB support change from HFCS to "Corn Sugar"
Wellness Watch: The New Era of Weight Management
Foods for weight management continue to evolve with advancements in nutritional and physiological sciences.
Support for "Corn Sugar" Growing
Support from corn grower organizations to use the term "corn sugar" instead of high fructose corn syrup is growing. The National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) recently sent a letter to the Food and Drug Administration supporting use of the term 'c...
Girl Scouts jump anti-agriculture bandwagon
Area growers support corn sugar as alternate name for high...
High-fructose corn syrup free marketing
Sugars and the Company they Keep. - Neva Cochran, MS, RD,...
High Fructose Corn Syrup vs. Sugar
Renaming corn syrup about accuracy, not deception
Re the Sept. 17 editorial, "Renaming corn syrup is a disingenuous bid to fool public": The Sun Sentinel is mistaken. Renaming high-fructose corn syrup as "corn sugar" isn't disingenuous. On the...
HFCS: Just sugar made from corn
Is High Fructose Corn Syrup Worse Than Sugar?
Does high-fructose corn syrup cause cancer?
A new study shows that malignant cells love fructose, but the war against the sweetener isn't really about science
The bitter truth about fructose alarmism.
Cook County Farm Bureau - Co-Operator
ADA 2010: Blame calories, not fructose -
Fanatic Cook: High-Fructose Corn Syrup VS. Table Sugar
High Fructose Corn Syrup: A Hard Look at the Sweet Science....
I attended a great lecture about High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS) at the Pennsylvania Dietetic Association Annual Meeting in April. Dr. Kristine Clar