December 4, 2013
The Corn Refiners Association (CRA) today announced the launch of a national, online consumer engagement campaign. It features registered dietitians who promote a healthy lifestyle through caloric balance, including the total sugars in your diet, rather than focus on a specific type of sugar.
December 3, 2013
Citizens for Health, or as one critic calls them, "Citizens for Sugar," is setting new standards for shamelessness in its flagrant, sugar-sponsored attacks on high fructose corn syrup, as evidenced in a press release today that hysterically compared HFCS to a totally unrelated food ingredient.
October 30, 2013
Study in Nutrition Journal, "Food availability of glucose and fat, but not fructose, increased in the US between 1970 and 2009: analysis of the USDA food availability data system" confirms what the scientific evidence has shown for years: Consumption of fructose is not a unique factor in the rise in obesity rates in the U.S.
September 3, 2013
A new study published in Nutrition Research confirms what scientific data has demonstrated for years: Sugar and high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) are nutritionally equivalent. Furthermore, it shows that at normal levels of fructose consumption there are no adverse effects on energy regulating hormones, triglycerides or uric acid.
August 20, 2013
“Current scientific research does not show any direct or causal link between soda consumption and behavioral problems in children. In this study, there were numerous limitations in the data, as acknowledged by the researchers, who concluded they were ‘not able to characterize the nature of the association between soft drinks and problem behaviors.'