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High Fructose Corn Syrup Risks Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for High Fructose Corn Syrup Risks.

The Truth About High Fructose Corn Syrup

Is there something unique about high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) that could lead to weight gain or health problems? Does your body really know the difference between corn syrup, sugar and other sweeteners? That may depend on who you ask. Some people t...  Read more

Breaking Your Sugar Addiction

That white, powdery substance just makes you feel good. You can't get it off your mind, and you keep coming back for more. The more you have it, the more you want it! But even when you try to stay away from it, it finds ways to sneak into your li...  Read more

The Truth about ''Natural'' Sweeteners

If you’ve wandered into a natural food store lately, you might have noticed that the selection of sweeteners seems to have multiplied. Powders, syrups, and liquids with exotic-sounding names catch your eye, each claiming to be tastier, healthie...  Read more

3 Bittersweet Truths about Sweeteners

Though food is supposed to be one of life's simple pleasures, few things cause more angst and confusion. It's no wonder why. We're constantly being told which foods we should eat to be healthy, which diets we should follow to be skinny, w...  Read more

8 Top Diet Myths Debunked

When it comes to dieting, there are more myths and old wives' tales than there are verifiable facts. Here we collect all our best resources for debunking top diet myths so you can stop falling for fads and learn how to use a healthy eating plan t...  Read more

Well I can testify that low carbs high fat really
Updated 10/10/2015 4:39:42 AM

Well I can testify that low carbs high fat really works down 18 pounds since I started in August...  Read more

YIPPEE! Weight maintained despite high stress, cra
Updated 10/10/2015 4:37:09 AM

YIPPEE! Weight maintained despite high stress, crappy food, minimal exercise and time of month! Can't complain about that!...  Read more

Hi! I'm 26, recently promoted to an intense high s
Updated 10/3/2015 1:58:48 PM

Hi! I'm 26, recently promoted to an intense high stress job. I really have no idea how to juggle the crazy hours and still have energy to make healthy meals and exercise. Looking for a buddy with similar struggles to help keep me on track!...  Read more

How do I change my BMR? I think SP has it too high
Updated 10/3/2015 8:50:36 AM

How do I change my BMR? I think SP has it too high at 2083. When I calculated on the internet I got 1723. I'm female, 55, 5'8". I think my overall calories are high. Working out a lot and loss is slow....  Read more

experiencing plateau at the highest level right no
Updated 10/4/2015 8:37:35 AM

experiencing plateau at the highest level right now. Since Aug 20th I've been having a deficit of 500-1000 a day in food and burning 3500 cal a week in exercise, water all the time and I'm stuck at the same weight for 4 weeks! help!...  Read more

AVOID SIMPLE SUGARS For Dieters and Diabetics

This includes most sweets, cookies, ice cream, donuts, muffins, pastries, high fat & high sugar yogurt, white rice, candy, no white flour, no white bread These simple sugars provide absolutely no nutrients, but add on the pounds and increase the ris...  Read more

Cut out the Sugar and High Fructose Corn Syrup

By not eating sugar or high fructose corn syrup I have cut out almost half of the calories I used to eat....  Read more


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Nutrition 101: What Is Crystalline Fructose?

Recently, some of you asked about crystalline fructose, a sweetener that is used in plenty of drinks, even some that call themselves "health drinks." We decided to do some research into this corn-based sweetener to help you better understan...  Read more

High Fructose Corn Syrup Won't Become Corn Sugar

The Corn Refiners Association petitioned the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) several years ago requesting a name change for high fructose corn syrup. According to the Association, the change was to alleviate confusion about the ingredient. Ho...  Read more