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dispatches from isa conference, brussels

Voices from the International Sweeteners Association Conference in Brussels

02-Apr-2014
Last updated the 03-Apr-2014 at 13:28 GMT - By Annie-Rose Harrison-Dunn+
FoodNavigator headed to Brussels to learn a thing or two about sweeteners and public health strategy.
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What role could sweeteners play in weight and diabetes management? Should we be 'curing' obesity or preventing it? Who tells us what to eat and why do we listen to them? These were just some of the questions discussed in yesterday's International Sweetener Conference in Brussels.

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