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Is refined sugar any worse than refined starch?

09 / 05 / 17

We asked Dr Alan Barclay about the lesser understood topic of starches in the modern food supply...

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Consumption of added sugars in Australian Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islanders

09 / 05 / 17

How much added sugars are our Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander communities consuming?..

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Declining sugar consumption in Australia

11 / 04 / 17

There’s some conjecture around sugar intake in Australia but a very recent paper puts it all convincingly to bed...

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Is sugar involved in NAFLD?

11 / 04 / 17

NAFLD is the main cause of liver failure and a serious health burden worldwide. Is eating too much sugar to blame, or ju…..

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Carbohydrate vs Fat: Is it really the great debate?

23 / 03 / 17

Some claim that carbohydrate rather than saturated fat should be restricted in the diet for optimum health. New Zealand …..

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Is the Health Star Rating working?

07 / 03 / 17

Health stars are well and truly with us, but how effective are they?..

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Sugar sweetened beverages – what the Australian Health Survey reveals

07 / 03 / 17

Who is drinking sweet drinks, and how much are they drinking?..

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Discretionary food intake in Australian children and adolescents

07 / 02 / 17

Are children eating discretionary foods too often or in large portions? Which foods pose a particular problem?..

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Sugar in Australian Breakfast Cereals

07 / 02 / 17

Breakfast cereals are often criticised for their high sugar content, but how do Australian breakfast cereals rate?..

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Added Sugar Consumption in New Zealand

14 / 11 / 16

Do kiwis have a sweet tooth and just how much added sugar is being consumed?..

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