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20 11, 2014

Sugar, Soda, and other Treats: What is Moderate Consumption?

By |2014-11-20T09:00:19-05:00November 20th, 2014|Food Facts, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Sugar, Soda, and other Treats: What is Moderate Consumption?

There's been a lot of controversy over the year about sugar and soda. The recent election showed that the citizens of Berkley California supported a tax on sugar-sweetened beverages. The plan is to tax soda, and use that revenue to create or support health education to prevent or treat [...]

23 04, 2014

Can the Food Police or Tax Man Improve Your Health?

By |2014-04-23T12:58:37-04:00April 23rd, 2014|Food Facts, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Can the Food Police or Tax Man Improve Your Health?

I’m a nutrition consultant for various food and beverage companies, and I am sometimes paid to write, but my opinions are my own. A state senator in Cali is trying to get a warning label put onto soda pop and other sugary beverages. Something to the effect of: "This could [...]