Sweetening the Government’s Role

For the past year or so, some have focused attention on how much sugar the average American consumer ingests on a regular basis.  The genesis of this focus was arguably the 2012 push by former New York City Mayor Bloomberg to limit the size of sugary drink beverages that a restaurant could sell.  Since that…

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How Sweet It Is – Not!

The latest edition of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans has been issued and one of its new recommendations is limiting sugar intake to no more than 10% of an individual’s daily caloric intake.  The Guidelines are jointly published every five years by the US Department of Health and Human Services and the US Department of…

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