While browsing the shelves at the grocery store, we came across high-maltose corn syrup as an ingredient on a box of granola bars. What is … [Read more...] about Have You Seen High-Maltose Corn Syrup?
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A recent study from the University of Southern California and the University of Oxford found that countries with high fructose corn syrup in their … [Read more...] about Should Foods with High Fructose Corn Syrup Carry Warning Labels?
If you are serving turkey at the Thanksgiving table, chances are cranberry sauce will be an accompaniment. But cranberry sauce from a can may contain … [Read more...] about No More Canned Cranberry Sauce
People have been saying sugar is sugar, so it doesn't matter whether it's natural or processed. It turns out they may have to change their view. New … [Read more...] about Is High Fructose Corn Syrup Worse Than Sugar?
Perhaps due to all the negative publicity its been getting recently, the Corn Refiners Association has petitioned FDA to change the name of high … [Read more...] about Can High Fructose Corn Syrup Change Its Image?
With the imminent back-to-school rush comes the age-old question of what to pack for lunch. As families continue to adopt busier schedules, many of us … [Read more...] about Food Additives: What’s in Your Kid’s Lunch Box?
HFCS, the high-fructose corn syrup used as a sweetener in many kinds of soda, has been blamed by some as a main culprit in the ongoing obesity … [Read more...] about Appetite Effect of HFCS May Be Overstated
For people with diabetes, avoiding sugar is the most common dietary concern. However, some people may be too strict in their sugar avoidance. In fact, … [Read more...] about Sugar 101 for Diabetes – How to Spot Hidden Sugar