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# sugar - Friday 16 May, 2014

Drinking two glasses of fruit juice a day is actually pretty bad for you
# Juicy
# Juicy

Drinking two glasses of fruit juice a day is actually pretty bad for you

May 16th 2014, 10:04 AM 32,461 Views 76 Comments

A survey by the UK’s health body found that breakfast cereals are pushing children’s sugar levels over the recommended limits.

# sugar - Friday 7 March, 2014

12 problems only those with a sweet tooth will understand
# Sweet Nothings
From The Daily Edge
# Sweet Nothings

12 problems only those with a sweet tooth will understand

Mar 7th 2014, 1:12 PM 28,371 Views 13 Comments

Life isn’t so sweet when sugar is all you eat.

# sugar - Thursday 6 March, 2014

How much sugar do you eat everyday? Time to cut it in half
# Spoonful Of Sugar
# Spoonful Of Sugar

How much sugar do you eat everyday? Time to cut it in half

Mar 6th 2014, 6:55 PM 23,128 Views 55 Comments

The World Health Organisation is expected to reduce the recommended amount of sugar consumed daily by 50 per cent.

# sugar - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

What do your pancake choices say about you?
# Pancakes
From The Daily Edge
# Pancakes

What do your pancake choices say about you?

Mar 4th 2014, 12:52 PM 24,587 Views 41 Comments

Are you a sweet or savoury individual?

Open thread: It’s Pancake Tuesday! How do you like yours?
# Pancakey Goodness
# Pancakey Goodness

Open thread: It’s Pancake Tuesday! How do you like yours?

Mar 4th 2014, 7:00 AM 11,025 Views 53 Comments

Happy Pancake Tuesday. Sweet or savoury, we want to know…

# sugar - Sunday 29 December, 2013

16 reasons everyone was mad for 1990s girl magazines
# Poster Pullout
From The Daily Edge
# Poster Pullout

16 reasons everyone was mad for 1990s girl magazines

Dec 29th 2013, 9:30 AM 42,750 Views 28 Comments

Because they were amazing, obviously. From Mizz right up to More.

# sugar - Monday 2 December, 2013

Small glasses of cordial have up to five cubes of sugar
# Threats Not Treats
# Threats Not Treats

Small glasses of cordial have up to five cubes of sugar

Dec 2nd 2013, 10:31 AM 20,810 Views 57 Comments

Safefood has launched a campaign to encourage parents to give their children water instead of juices and cordials.

# sugar - Monday 4 November, 2013

The Burning Question*: Do you put the spoon back in the sugar after stirring?
# Dilemma
From The Daily Edge
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: Do you put the spoon back in the sugar after stirring?

Nov 4th 2013, 2:45 PM 14,920 Views 51 Comments

Let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# sugar - Saturday 2 November, 2013

Celebs and sports stars urged not to advertise sugary drinks
# Sugar Tax
# Sugar Tax

Celebs and sports stars urged not to advertise sugary drinks

Nov 2nd 2013, 8:15 AM 7,296 Views 39 Comments

The Irish Heart Foundation is continuing its call for the government to place a sugar tax on sugar-sweetened drinks.

# sugar - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

The 13 types of tea drinker
# Par-tea
From The Daily Edge
# Par-tea

The 13 types of tea drinker

Oct 2nd 2013, 9:30 PM 63,596 Views 124 Comments

We’re not all the same, you know.

# sugar - Sunday 25 August, 2013

Debunked: Does sugar make children hyperactive?
# True Or False
# True Or False

Debunked: Does sugar make children hyperactive?

Aug 25th 2013, 10:30 AM 15,852 Views 67 Comments

Although we are quick to lay the blame on fizzy pop and chocolate, studies show that they might not have anything to do with hyperactivity.

# sugar - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

Scientists move closer to development of synthetic organs
# Regeneration
# Regeneration

Scientists move closer to development of synthetic organs

Jul 3rd 2012, 12:43 PM 2,516 Views 3 Comments

Scientists from the University of Pennsylvania have made a structure out of sugar on top of which cells can be placed, which could lead to the growth of an organ.

# sugar - Friday 1 June, 2012

National Doughnut Day - How did we miss that one?
# Doughnuts
From The Daily Edge
# Doughnuts

National Doughnut Day - How did we miss that one?

Jun 1st 2012, 7:11 PM 2,578 Views 20 Comments

Ever wondered where the doughnut came from? Turns out they are the food of soldiers.

A Spoonful of Sugar Pic of the Day
# Pic Of The Day
From The Daily Edge
# Pic Of The Day

A Spoonful of Sugar Pic of the Day

Jun 1st 2012, 3:55 PM 3,283 Views 33 Comments

No comment.

# sugar - Sunday 1 April, 2012

There's another reason not to eat fast food...
# Yikes!
# Yikes!

There's another reason not to eat fast food...

Apr 1st 2012, 7:30 PM 19,770 Views 57 Comments

…It can bring you down, man.

# sugar - Thursday 8 March, 2012

EU bans adding sugar to fruit juices
# Fruit Juice
# Fruit Juice

EU bans adding sugar to fruit juices

Mar 8th 2012, 7:04 PM 6,759 Views 35 Comments

Accordingly, the ‘no added sugar’ claim is being banned from fruit juice labels across the EU.

# sugar - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Breakfast cereals "too high in sugar", says report
# Cereals
# Cereals

Breakfast cereals "too high in sugar", says report

Feb 16th 2012, 11:29 AM 6,176 Views 26 Comments

Cereals targeted at children are particularly high in sugar, a new report by Which? researchers says, adding that Lidl Crownfield Conflakes have as much salt as a packet of crisps.

# sugar - Saturday 19 November, 2011

'Sweetened' love letters spark prison security scare
# Sweet Love
From The Daily Edge
# Sweet Love

'Sweetened' love letters spark prison security scare

Nov 19th 2011, 6:38 PM 6,021 Views 4 Comments

Inmates who added a touch of sugar to their love letters accidentally set off hazardous material alerts at their New York prison.

# sugar - Sunday 23 October, 2011

French parliament votes to levy tax on soft drinks
# Soft Drinks
# Soft Drinks

French parliament votes to levy tax on soft drinks

Oct 23rd 2011, 3:52 PM 828 Views 16 Comments

The tax on sugar and artificial sweeteners will add around 2c to the price of a can. The levy will be used to combat obesity.