Tag: sugar

  • Halting the Sugar Roller-Coaster

    The following article is from the Acupuncture.com Newsletter Points, October issue, author unknown. Halting the Sugar Roller-Coaster The media frequently reports on childhood obesity, naming three major culprits: sugar, fats and salt. Let’s focus on sugar. The reality is, most children just love sugar. Sugar not only tastes good, but the brain requires sugar in […]

  • A New Tax on Sugary Beverages?

    The consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages has been linked to risks for obesity, diabetes, and heart disease…a compelling case can be made for the need for reduced consumption of these beverages.