Sugar and health

Hungary and Slovakia cry foul over multinational product differences

Knorr powdered soup with meatballs and noodles has almost twice as many meatballs in Austria than it does in neighbouring Hungary. © iStock

Consumers in Hungary on getting a raw deal on the food they buy, at least compared to those just across the border in Austria - and they aren’t alone.

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Water emulsions can achieve up to 20% fat reduction

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When nudge comes to shove: What are the best tactics for sugar reformulation?

Chocolate category is about taste & enjoyment and will grow through premiumization: Peter Boone

Sacrificing taste for sugar reduction will ‘kill our category’: Barry Callebaut innovation chief

Fructose in a typical Western diet comes not from fresh fruit, but from glucose-fructose syrup or sucrose (sugar) that is found in soft drinks and sweets, which typically have few other nutrients. ©iStock

Excess fructose in kids linked to rise in liver disease

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Study says stevia on par with sugar in drinks satisfaction, but finds fibre fouls feelings

Sweet baked goods, particularly biscuits and cookies, are very popular in South Africa, Egypt and Saudi Arabia. Pic: DuPont

Africa and Middle East love sweet bakes, but want sugar reduction: DuPont

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Brexit will be sweet for cane and beet, says British sugar industry

The fibre content of low-GI foods have been attributed to the foods protective effect against the onset of depression. ©iStock

High-GI carb intake may trigger a depressive low, study finds

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European soda makers vow to reduce added sugar by further 10%

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