Myth Buster – Are Low-Calorie Sweeteners Safe?

April 10, 2015

We are more connected than ever.  The Internet provides us with many facts, but bombards us too with pseudo facts and urban myths posing as good information…

In L.A.: A Failed Attempt To Regulate

April 9, 2015

Recently, there have been many proposals by the government to regulate the food and beverage choices that people make.  Here at Sip & Savor we have said…

Experts In Europe Call For Better Nutritional Science

April 8, 2015

What does “evidence-based” mean in the scientific community? It usually implies that a recommendation or finding is based on an unbiased, transparent…

Balancing Your Calories On Easter Weekend

April 3, 2015

Easter arrives on Sunday, and for many families that means indulging in some of their favorite holiday treats.  None, however, are more popular than…

Lawmakers: Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee “Overstepped its Bounds”

April 1, 2015

We at Sip & Savor have been pointing out that the recent recommendations by the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee on diet do not reflect the complete…

Looking At The Whole Picture

March 31, 2015

Eat this, don’t eat that. Sound familiar?
Diet and nutrition recommendations seem to change every few years.  Eggs and cholesterol were bad for you…

The Facts About Added Sugars Labeling

March 30, 2015

You may have heard that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has proposed that an “added sugars” line be added to the Nutrition Facts Panel…

Clearing Up More Misinformation About Energy Drinks

March 24, 2015

You might have read recently some news coverage of a new study from the Rudd Center at the University of Connecticut which claims that energy drinks are…

Is Common Sense Still Common?

March 19, 2015

Earlier this week, a study was published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society alleging that consuming diet beverages increases the waistline…

Experts Providing Answers On Low-Calorie Sweeteners

March 17, 2015

There is a lot of conflicting information in newspapers and on websites these days on low- and no-calorie sweeteners. That’s why we here at Sip & Savor…