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US heart group sets limit on sugar for kids

The vast majority of children and teens should have less than six teaspoons of added sugar in their diet each day, according to the American Heart Association. Until age 2, children should consume no added sugars at all, and betwe

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Briefly standing, slow walking reduces blood sugar

For obese people who sit for most of the day, replacing some sitting time with standing, slow walking or slow cycling reduces average blood sugar across the day and into the night, a small study finds. “Anything you can do t

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Briefly standing, slow walking reduces blood sugar

For obese people who sit for most of the day, replacing some sitting time with standing, slow walking or slow cycling reduces average blood sugar across the day and into the night, a small study finds. “Anything you can do t

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World food prices post biggest rise for four years

World food prices posted their biggest monthly rise for four years in June, buoyed by a surge in sugar and increases for most other edible commodities, the United Nations food agency said on Thursday. Food prices have been gaining

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Coke production halted in Venezuela for lack of sugar

The Venezuelan bottler of Coca-Cola has halted production of the sugar-sweetened beverage due to a lack of sugar, a Coca-Cola Co spokeswoman said. Venezuela is in the midst of a deep recession, and spontaneous demonstrations and l

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Egypt imposes $101 per tonne sugar export tax

Egypt has imposed an E£900 ($101.35) per tonne tax on exported sugar effective until the end of the year. The decision was published in Egypt's legal journal and came into effect on Wednesday. Egypt cancel

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Reducing sugar in drinks 'doesn't help much'

Studies from Britain and Mexico suggest reducing sugar in sweetened drinks or taxing it more to cut consumption can help people limit their calorie intake and lower their risk of developing diabetes, but not by much. Two separate

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Egypt sugar company reserves at 270,000 tonnes

Egypt's state-owned Sugar and Integrated Industries Company said that the country's sugar reserves are at 270,000 tonnes, a ministry of supply statement said on Wednesday. The company exported 42,000 tonnes of brown sugar

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Diabetes experts tell G20 to tax sugar to save lives

Diabetes experts called on world leaders on Thursday to use sugar taxes to fight obesity, arguing such a move would save lives and slash healthcare budgets. Ahead of a meeting of G20 leaders this weekend, the International Diabete

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Diabetes experts tell G20 to tax sugar to save lives

Diabetes experts called on world leaders on Thursday to use sugar taxes to fight obesity, arguing such a move would save lives and slash healthcare budgets. Ahead of a meeting of G20 leaders this weekend, the International Diabete

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