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Sugar isn't bad in and of itself, but many people eat a lot more sugar than they should. Follow the links below to learn what sugar is, how it affects the body, what sugar-related conditions are, and more.

Medical reference

  • Stevia, NutraSweet, Splenda, Saccharin and other sugar substitutes

    Do you have any questions about stevia and sweeteners? Here is everything you need to know.

  • The Truth About Candy And Diabetes

    Sweets are banned for people with diabetes, right? Get the facts from the experts on this and other diabetes myths.

  • David Katz Flavor Point Diet Review

    Can Limiting the Flavors on Your Plate Help You Lose Weight and Stay Healthy? examines the advantages and disadvantages of the Flavor Point Diet.

  • An overview of the Sugar Busters Diet

    Do the candy canes! Do Diets Really Work? checked its advantages and disadvantages.

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  • Eat candy and still watch your weight

    Fulfill your sweet tooth while still paying attention to your waistline.

  • Easy ways to cut the sugar

    Do you have a big sweet tooth? Take this simple advice and cut down on how much sugar you eat.

  • Breaking the sugar hyperactivity myth

    Many concerned parents and health organizations believe that there is a link between a child's diet and behavior.

  • Children, Soda, and Other Sweetened Drinks: What Do Parents Do?

    Are you trying to trim the sodas and other sweetened drinks in your child's diet? Here are a few tips that can help.

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  • Video: Halloween candy and calorie values

    Be honest, you're about to get a handful of candy corn or a big candy bar the size of this Halloween. But how many calories are in this indulgence?

  • Added sugar

    How do you know how much sugar is in a product? Find out how to interpret an ingredient list.

  • Video: natural vs added sugar

    Is the sweet taste of strawberries different from the sugar in a piece of chocolate cake?

  • The skinny on what can make you fat

    An expert explains high fructose corn syrup and its effects on weight gain.

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Slide shows and pictures

  • Slideshow: Surprising Sources of Hidden Sugar

    Find out where sugar is hidden in what you eat.

  • Slideshow: The Truth About Sugar Addiction

    Do you often crave sweets? Binge on carbohydrates? This slideshow offers a glimpse into your brain related to sugar - and tips on how to tame a sweet tooth to help you lose weight.

  • Slideshow: Surprising Things That Will Hurt Your Liver

    Alcohol and acetaminophen are known liver dangers, but what else can be harmful? Some of them may surprise you.

  • Slideshow: Busted: Popular Diet Myths

    Not Sure What The Facts Or Fictions Regarding Weight Loss And Healthy Eating Find Out The Truth Behind Some Of The Most Common Diet And Weight Loss Myths.


  • How to kick the sugar habit

  • Sugar swaps! 4 natural alternatives to sugar

  • Is there such a thing as "healthy" sugar?


  • Sugar and Sweetener Quiz: Test Your Sugar Smarts

    Test your Sugar IQ to see how much you know about the different types of sugars and sweeteners.

  • Quiz: Test Your Nutrition IQ

    Take this quiz to find out how much you know about dietary guidelines.

  • Quiz: Do You Know How To Do The Dessert Damage Control?

    Stop! Don't reach for that piece of cake! With this dessert quiz, you will learn how much you know about meaningfully satisfying your sweet teeth.

Health tools

  • Printable Healthy Grocery Shopping List & Guide

Expert comment

  • Trick kids into healthy treats for Halloween

    Get your kids to devour treats that are good for them!

  • Those extra sweet calories

    5 easy ways to cut sugar

  • 7 Most Seductive Sugary Foods

    Elaine Magee, MPH, RD, discusses tempting sugary foods and satisfying alternatives.

  • Sugar Shockers: Foods surprisingly high in sugar

    You expect things like cake mix, jelly, and soda to be foods high in sugar. But the sugar content in foods like pasta sauce, barbecue sauce, and bottled teas can be downright shocking.

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