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New Study says Stevia May Help Control Blood Sugar Levels

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Stevia is a natural, no-calorie sweetener that many have chosen as a replacement to the harmful but commonly consumed white sugar. This alternative sweetener is particularly popular among individuals with diabetes, as their need to control their blood sugar intake and maintenance is much higher. Researchers have now found that this sweetener may actually help…


Tips on How to Quit Sugar For Good!

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When it comes to refined sugars, like high-fructose corn syrup, wanting to steer clear of them all together can be more difficult than you think. Refined sugar like high-fructose corn syrup can be tricky to pin point; companies tend to hide it by replacing it with hard-to-pronounce ingredients and they seem to put it in…


Everything You Need to Know About Sugar

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As one of the biggest threats to your overall health, sugar is one part of your diet that many dieticians and nutritionists say you should completely eliminate. When consumed in large quantities, sugar can lead to obesity and diabetes, just to name a few. But what else do you need to know? And how can…


Worst Pick-Me-Ups: Most Unhealthy Coffee Drinks

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We’ve all witnessed this scenario before – It’s mid-afternoon, your eyes are heavy, and unless you get a good caffeinated drink in you, the rest of the day is going to be shot. So, immediately grab a latte, coffee, or anything that’s loaded with sugar and caffeine. What’s interesting is that most of these coffee…


Every Day Foods With High Amounts of Sugar

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Nicole Crane, BS, NTP of InVite® Health says, “Hundreds of years ago, most people ate as little as 21 teaspoons of sugar per year. Today, our food supply is completely over-saturated with refined carbs, and the average American consumes between 150 and 180 pounds each year! Sugar comes in many forms and it’s hidden in…