Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information
2.4K views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by foodfacts
Scoop.it!

The sugary beverage debate continues … would taxing sugar-sweetened drinks help the obesity crisis?

The sugary beverage debate continues … would taxing sugar-sweetened drinks help the obesity crisis? | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
Yesterday, FoodFacts.com noted that the New York State Supreme Court upheld the ruling against the mayor’s proposed ban on sugar-sweetened beverages. The cour
foodfacts's insight:

Will taxing sugar-sweetened beverages help the obesity epidemic? 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by foodfacts
Scoop.it!

AMA now classifies obesity as a disease in the U.S.

AMA now classifies obesity as a disease in the U.S. | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com listened intently, along with the rest of the country today, as we learned that the American Medical Association formally voted to classify obesit
foodfacts's insight:

Obesity is officially classified as a disease. Find out what positive health changes this could bring! 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by foodfacts
Scoop.it!

Obesity linked to overeating in infancy

Obesity linked to overeating in infancy | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com is continually seeking out any new information available regarding the worldwide obesity epidemic, how it affects our population, what its causes
foodfacts's insight:

Feeding patterns in infanncy may affect your child's health later on! 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by foodfacts
Scoop.it!

Is junk food consumption an actual addiction?

Is junk food consumption an actual addiction? | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
There are so many processed food products available today that FoodFacts.com understands how difficult it is for many consumers to avoid them. Sometimes even pr
foodfacts's insight:

Processed food has been proven to contain certain addicting ingredients. Find out what these are and how to avoid them. 

more...
Scooped by foodfacts
Scoop.it!

Surprising insight into where Americans’ calories come from

Surprising insight into where Americans’ calories come from | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com is always bringing important information to our community regarding the differences in nutritional quality for all kinds of food products. We’re
foodfacts's insight:

What types of restaurants do you blame for the obesity epidemic? Find out where our calories are REALLY coming from!

more...
No comment yet.