Sugar Health

Jamie Oliver Has Some Advice For Justin Trudeau

CBC | Posted 10.29.2015 | Canada Living

Celebrity Chef Jamie Oliver visited Toronto Wednesday to promote his new book and restaurant, but he had a message for Canada's prime minister-desig...

There's Nothing Sweet About How Deadly Sugar Can Be

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 10.28.2015 | Canada Living

According to this study, even chips and pizza can be better for you.

Sugary Drinks May Cause 184,000 Deaths A Year

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 06.30.2015 | Canada Living

Sodas and other sugary drinks may cause up to 184,000 deaths a year worldwide, according to a study published Monday in the journal Circulation. Bi...

The Not-So-Sweet Reality of Health Canada's Proposed New Sugar Policy

Yoni Freedhoff M.D. | Posted 10.11.2014 | Canada Living
Yoni Freedhoff M.D.

How about we approach sugar from the point of view of science and consider the impact of diet on chronic disease which in turn suggests "added" sugar as the type we should limit, and instead of providing Canadians with the wrong message of capping "total" sugars at 100g, provide them with the guidance that "added" sugars be capped at somewhere between 25-50grams?

Your Brain On Sugar Could Lead To This

CP | Marilynn Marchione And Mike Stobbe, The Associated Press | Posted 03.03.2013 | Canada Living

This is your brain on sugar — for real. Scientists have used imaging tests to show for the first time that fructose, a sugar that saturates the Amer...