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The Myth of Gatorade
Jen Sherwill and Megan Kuhnle, Tufts University
Monday, July 17, 2017

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  1. 129 Names for Added Sugar
    20 Nov, 2017
    129 Names for Added Sugar
    In efforts to help consumers recognize added sugar in products, we have started the following list: Added Sugar Repository  Names of Added Sugar ---------- Product Example Agave nectar Agave syrup ---------- Starbucks Lemon Chiffon Yogurt                                     Allulose --------- KNOW Better Cookie Chocolate Chip Anhydrous dextrose                         Barbados sugar Barley malt  Barley malt extract --------- CLIF Bar Chocolate Chip Barley malt syrup ---------- Starbucks Fresh
  2. Green Label Homemade Salad Dressing
    13 Jun, 2017
    Green Label Homemade Salad Dressing
    It’s lunchtime! You’ve been working hard all day and now it’s time to refuel your body with a nutritious meal – salad. Good source of protein from chicken, fiber from greens, and sugar from the dressing! What? You didn’t know about all the added sugar in that prepackaged bottle of dressing you picked up from the store? Kraft, Hidden Valley, Wishbone, you name it and there’s a good chance there may be sugar hiding in your favorite dressing. Here’s the solution – make your own. It’s easier,
  3. The Sugary Truth About Evaporated Cane Juice
    13 Mar, 2017
    The Sugary Truth About Evaporated Cane Juice
    The New Year is an ideal time to make resolutions and formulate plans for accomplishing the changes you’ve always wanted in your life. This may be the year you strive to be more conscious about the foods you buy and consume. You may be trying to avoid food products containing the term “sugar” in the ingredient list and instead opting for products containing ingredients that seem more natural and healthier, such as “evaporated cane juice”. Unfortunately, it’s a misnomer to consider