'Sweet Tooth' Gene Linked To Having Less Body Fat, Study FindsA new study has found that people with a specific gene which makes them crave sugary treats actually have less body fat than others.
McDonald's Slims Down Happy Meal By Banishing CheeseburgersMcDonald's will soon banish cheeseburgers and chocolate milk from its Happy Meal menu in an effort to cut down on the calories, sodium, saturated fat and sugar that kids consume at its restaurants.
Ben & Jerry's Latest To Go Low-Calorie To Take On Halo TopBen & Jerry's, known for its ice cream filled with chunks of fudge, brownies or cookie dough, is the latest big brand to launch a slimmed-down version of its frozen treats.
Sweet Job: Trio Of Judges Select Vermont's Best Maple SyrupIn the country's top maple producing state, Vermonters take their maple syrup seriously, and so do the judges at the annual maple contest.
Study Claims 'Sugar Coma' Is Real, Lowers Cognitive AbilityGlucose, or simple table sugar, was found to have the worst effects on each participant when they were given a series of tests to rate reaction time, attention, and memory.
Starbucks Unicorn Frappuccino Under Scrutiny For Health ContentsThe new Starbucks Unicorn Frappuccino is coming under attack from a health department for its poor nutritional contents.
Coke Says It Supports WHO's Sugar GuidelinesCoke says it supports the World Health Organization's guidelines for limiting added sugar, as the company works on repairing its image in public health circles and reshaping its business.
Top 5 Surprising Ways To Avoid Getting SickNo matter how hard you try avoiding the cold virus this time of year can seem near impossible. It's not.
Makeover Coming For Food Nutrition LabelsNutrition facts labels on food packages are getting a long-awaited makeover, with calories listed in bigger, bolder type and a new line for added sugars.
Top 5 Ways Anyone Can Become SmarterYou may not have been born with a brain like Albert Einstein's, but you can make yourself smarter.
Popular Sugar Program Draws Cruz's IreRepublican presidential candidate Ted Cruz said that he wants to do away with government support for the sugar industry -- a veiled dig at rival Marco Rubio, the Florida senator who has long supported sugar growers.
CDC Says Child Food Has Too Much Salt & SugarMany packaged meals and snacks for toddlers contain worrisome amounts of salt and sugar, potentially creating an early taste for foods that may contribute to obesity and other health risks, according to a new government study.