McDonald’s 42 oz drinks are back. After it announced that “super-sized” portions of drinks and fries are history, monster-sized sodas are back in Chicago.
Soda and sweet drinks are the biggest source of of calories for most Americans. U.S. adolescents swig down, on average, nearly two 12-oz servings per day.
The movement to toss soda, candy, chewing gum, and other junk food out of our nation’s schools has suffered a huge blow, according to Commercial Alert, a consumer advocacy group which seeks to defend our nation’s young from flagrant commercialism. As Commercial Alert laments on its blog, the U.S. Department of Agriculture rejected its petition […]
This post isn’t about sugar, diabetes, or artificial sweeteners. But this belongs here, because you can help your health, boost your healing, and ease out of your sugar habit by getting guffaws, cracking quips, or generating giggles. Norman Cousins wrote about the power of humor. So did numerous other authors. So, if you’re kicking (or […]
Yet another success for the boot-junk-food-out-of-the-schools movement. Junk food and soda are being expelled, so to speak, from New Jersey public schools, beginning with the 2007-2008 academic year. That means high-sugar and high-fat foods are out. Hurrah to acting Gov. Richard J. Codey, who demonstrates a lot more concern about the state of our children’s […]
Numbers of diagnosed diabetics increased by a whopping 41%! You can delay or even prevent diabetes. Join free online KickSugar support group.
Thanks so much to “Diet King” Adam Wilk for his really nice post today, which featured this SugarShockBlog.com, my SugarShock.com website, and more! See what Adam said by visiting his http://www.dietking.blogspot.com/ or read the entire entry below: “Say Hello To Connie Bennett! “I received such a nice email last night from Connie Bennett, the author […]
Serving size is the most powerful determinant of the amount of food consumed by kids. Parents can do a lot for a child to have healthy eating habits…
Soda and sweet drinks are most Americans’ single largest source of daily calories. Let us help you stomp out your soda addiction.
British potato farmers demonstrated outside Parliament in London to banish the term “couch potato” from the Oxford English Dictionary.