Energy Drinks and their Ingredients

April 26, 2017

Did you know that six out of ten Americans only read the headlines of stories? Those six Americans never get into the meat of the story that can clarify…

Finding the Facts

April 24, 2017

If you follow the news chances are you’ve heard about a new study claiming low-calorie sweeteners are linked to dementia and stroke. The flashy headlines…

Digging Into The Latest Study On Diet Drinks

April 21, 2017

A new study claiming diet soda is linked to conditions like stoke and dementia is getting a lot of attention in the news media, but before you believe…

What You Need To Know About Low- and No-Calorie Sweeteners

April 3, 2017

Spring is here and some people are already looking forward to their summer and beach vacations. If you are trying to cut calories in anticipation of the…

Moderation is Key to Balance

March 29, 2017

A study out of the University of Washington recently affirmed that one hundred percent juice drinks are not linked to obesity in children under 18. Like…

Energy Drinks and Their Ingredients

February 21, 2017

There are many misconceptions about energy drinks, but the fact – confirmed by scientific research and regulatory agencies around the globe – is that energy drinks and their ingredients can be consumed safely in moderation.

Did You Fall for an Internet Hoax?

February 1, 2017

Do you think it’s “common knowledge” that aspartame causes cancer? If so, you’ve fallen for a decades old internet hoax.

The Dangers of Tunnel Vision

January 25, 2017

Obesity and obesity-related diseases are complex challenges driven by many varying factors, including genetics, a lack of physical activity and the over…

Low- and No-Calorie Sweeteners in the American Diet

January 24, 2017

Low- and no-calorie sweeteners can be found in a range of food and beverages that Americans enjoy, but is consuming these sweeteners a problem? A recent…

The Economic Reality of Soda Taxes

January 19, 2017

Taxes on common beverages won’t make people healthier, but they will make them poorer. In an editorial entitled, “Education better than taxes in efforts…