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Published on April 13, 2016

No Sugar Challenge

No Sugar Challenge

It’s almost impossible to escape the debate regarding the ‘evils’ of sugar and its impact on our teeth, weight and health. Even the government has finally determined that a ‘sugar-tax’ may help positively impact on the burgeoning obesity problem we face as a nation. But in reality how easy is to give up sugar? Never […]

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Published on October 21, 2014

The fight against sugar

The fight against sugar

Researchers have conducted an exercise to assess teenagers’ drinks choices when they are exposed to the sugar content of fizzy drinks. For six weeks, researchers displayed signs in corner shops around Baltimore in America explaining the sugar content of drinks in a format that teenagers can relate to. Rather than simply displaying the calorie content, […]

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