added sugars

Blog entry | Jan 26 2017

Nutrition conversations can be "qwerty" ... I mean, quirky.

Blog entry | Dec 30 2016

A healthy eating style focuses on overall diet quality, proper portion sizes and can include added sugars within recommended amounts.

Blog entry | Dec 28 2016

If you came across a book or article about diet and nutrition called “You’re Doing Everything Right,” you probably wouldn’t read it, would you?  Sadly, when it comes to food and health, re

Blog entry | Nov 02 2016

Is there a more discussed topic in food these days than sugar? While sugars can be found naturally in some foods and beverages, they can also be added as ingredients in others.

Blog entry | Oct 14 2016

In May 2016, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that by July 2018, the Nutrition Facts label will display added sugars information in grams per serving and percent Daily Value.

Blog entry | Sep 06 2016

It's been a long time since I’ve kept a food journal. While training to be a registered dietitian, food journaling and dietary assessments are two things I became quite familiar with.

Blog entry | Aug 25 2016

Few topics in nutrition get more attention these days than added sugars. As much or more than any other dietary component or lifestyle factor, sugars have been studied for their role in health.

Blog entry | May 31 2016

Since coming to the White House seven-plus years ago, Michelle Obama, the First Lady of the United States (FLOTUS), has been a champion for food and fitness.

Blog entry | Feb 29 2016

There’s been some recent hoopla about beverages. Some coffee shops have come under fire for “hiding” sugar in their lattes, teas and hot chocolates.

Blog entry | Oct 22 2015

In recent days, some critics have attempted to refute concerns about the proposed addition of an “Added Sugars” line to the Nutrition Facts Label (NFL) on food packages.

Press Release | Jul 24 2015

(Washington, D.C.) — This morning, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced an update to its proposal to revise the iconic Nutrition Facts Panel (NFP).

Press Release | Jun 12 2015

(Washington, D.C., June 12, 2015) — Nutrition facts labels will soon have a whole new look, but concerns are emerging about how consumers will interpret and apply them.

Press Release | Mar 25 2015

(Washington, D.C.) -  International Food Information Council (IFIC) Foundation Senior Vice President of Nutrition and Food Safety Marianne Smith Edge, MS, RD, LD, FADA provided oral commen

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