Sugar

Health

Scientists Say You Have No Idea How Much Sugar You Eat

According to new research from the University of Reading, Brits consume up to 50 percent more sugar than they report on diet questionnaires.
Daisy Meager
7.20.17
Recipe

Asian Barbecue Ribs

Sticky, tender, salty-sweet baby back ribs garnished with cilantro and crispy garlic.
Leah Cohen
7.20.17
Op-Ed

Can White People Please Stop Demonising Bubble Tea?

We don't see health warnings about unicorn lattes or rocky road ice cream, yet bubble tea remains the subject of incessant fear-mongering.
Celeste Yim
6.26.17
Candy

Woman Sues Jelly Belly, Claims She Didn't Know Their Jelly Beans Contained Sugar

The company called Gomez’s claim "complete nonsense," but the law might actually rule in her favor.
Gillie Houston
5.24.17
Health

Coca-Cola Is Using More Artificial Sweeteners to Meet Sugar Reduction Targets

The drinks giant has reduced the sugar content of Sprite, Fanta, and Dr. Pepper by adding sweeteners like stevia and acesulfame.
Daisy Meager
5.17.17
chocolate

You Should Be Eating Better Chocolate Easter Eggs

All of your chocolate Easter eggs are the same: generic, sweet crap. It should be like this: cocoa beans and sugar. That’s chocolate.
Mike Longman
4.14.17
chocolate

Nestlé Is Changing the Kit Kat Recipe and People Are Outraged

It’s the first time the chocolate bar has been altered since World War II.
Daisy Meager
3.29.17
Recipe

Bourbon Caramelo

You had me at "bourbon."
Michelle Gayer
3.27.17
chocolate

This Study Says the 'Cure' for Your Chocolate Addiction Is Mindfulness

Chocolate cravings can rival those of highly addictive drugs—but now there might be a pretty simple solution.
Alex Swerdloff
3.15.17
diet

You're Eating Too Much Bacon, Not Enough Nuts, Study Says

An absence of good food can be just as bad (and deadly) as too much bad food.
Nick Rose
3.12.17
Health

Experts Say Junk Food Should Be Sold in Plain Packaging Like Cigarettes

University of Cambridge neuroscientist Wolfram Schultz claims that the colourful branding of unhealthy foods causes people to overeat.
Daisy Meager
3.7.17
Vegetarian food

This Vegetarian Chef Says Pizza Is Just as Good for You as Quinoa

“I wholeheartedly believe that a rushed bowl of quinoa is going to have way less nutrition than pizza and some beers with friends,” says Anna Jones, chef and author of smash veggie cookbook A Modern Way To Cook.
Daisy Meager
2.24.17