Gatorade Is Going Sugarless For The First Time In HistoryGatorade is ditching sugar. Gatorade Zero, a thirst quencher without sugar or carbs, hit stores around the country this week. It comes in orange, lemon lime and glacier cherry.
FDA Backs Off 'Added Sugar' Label For Maple Syrup & HoneyThe FDA is backing off of its plan to label pure natural products, like maple syrup and honey, as containing added sugars. Critics called the plan misleading, illogical and confusing.
U.S. Babies, Toddlers Eat Way Too Much Added Sugar, Study FindsAdded sugar has been linked with obesity, asthma, dental cavities and heart disease risk factors such as high cholesterol and high blood pressure.
'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.