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The Way We Think About Sugar Is Going To Change

Okay, so I’m going into the HowStuffWorks kitchen area. Let’s see Cherry Coke. 42 grams of sugar in a Cherry Coke. How about Mountain Dew? 46 grams in a can of Mountain Dew. OK. I’m one of those weird people who likes to look at the nutrition facts label on food, and something that’s always…

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WTF is an “Added” Sugar?

I don’t have a lot of battery left of my camera right now, but I really wanted to talk to you today about Coca-Cola! I’ve talked before about how I have this relationship with Coca-Cola where I like it a lot and would prefer that it didn’t exist. Like if there was a world without…

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What’s the Difference Between Sugar and High Fructose Corn Syrup?

What’s the difference between high fructose corn syrup & sugar? Even though it seems like high fructose corn syrup is in every food and drink wrapped in plastic, you can’t find it for sale on the shelf. Since there is a bit of mystery about this stuff, let’s take a look at how different these…

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Butter-Flavored Microwave Popcorn or Breathing

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Do Children Need Less Nutrients Than Adults? | Chris Masterjohn Lite #124

Do children need less nutrients than adults because they’re smaller, or do they need more nutrients than adults because they’re growing? Hi. I’m Dr. Chris Masterjohn of chrismasterjohnphd.com. And this is Chris Masterjohn Lite, where the name of the game is “Details? Shmeetails. Just tell me what works!” And today we’re going to talk about…

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