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Candy to Shut Up The Kids?

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Ugh! It seems that I’m an unwilling witness to SUGAR SHOCK! incidents all too often. My latest sugar observation hit me Friday while in the most unlikely place, Circuit City. Hey, I was just innocently waiting in line to buy my a portable charger for my new snazzy Treo 650 cell phone and a disk […]

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Rush Limbaugh Defends Soda!

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A couple of weeks ago, I told you that the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) had filed a petition with the FDA, calling for a series of rotating health notices on all non-diet soft drinks containing more than 13 grams of refined sugars per 12 ounces. What I didn’t report at the […]

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I Can’t Escape the Sugar Junkies!

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Today, I simply couldn’t escape carb compulsiveness. It all began during lunch at this speakers convention I’m attending in Atlanta. Suffice it to say that what they served us was horribly unhealthy and virtually uneatable for me. (Three weird wraps, with greasy, cheesy, processed meats, a slab of potato salad, and more inedible crap.) Hungry […]

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The Tot & the Lollipop

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There I was, along with some dozen other women (and one lone guy), at a happening manicure parlor on the afternoon of July 4 in the Big City. An adorable, big-eyed, brown-haired, two-year-old baby girl sits calmly in her baby carriage, enthralled by the people around her, while her mom gets a beauty treatment nearby. […]