U.S. Babies, Toddlers Eat Way Too Much Added Sugar, Study FindsAdded sugar has been linked with obesity, asthma, dental cavities and heart disease risk factors such as high cholesterol and high blood pressure.
'Sweet Tooth' Gene Linked To Having Less Body Fat, Study FindsA new study has found that people with a specific gene which makes them crave sugary treats actually have less body fat than others.
Shopping & Dining Guide To Westlake VillageJust off the 101 Freeway is Westlake Village, an affluent suburban enclave straddling the line of L.A. County and Ventura County offering terrific shopping and restaurants.
Federal Jury To Settle Bitter Battle Between SweetenersBig Sugar and Big Corn face off in court this week in a bitter, multibillion-dollar battle of sweeteners that boils down to a mix of science, semantics and marketing.
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'Sugar' Seeks Sweet Revenge For 'High Fructose Corn Sugar' AdsA not-so-sweet battle is heading into a local courtroom Wednesday. The manufacturers of high fructose corn sugar (HFCS) are trying to dodge a lawsuit filed by the cane and beet "real sugar" growers.
'Soda' No Longer Four-Letter Word For Diabetics Thanks To Culver City CompanyA company headquartered in Culver City has released the first zero-calorie soda sweetened entirely by stevia, a natural plant-based product.
Judge Weighs Lawsuit Over Name Change For Popular Soda SweetenerA judge will decide whether the campaign by corn refiners equating high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) with sugar is misleading to consumers.
LAUSD, Other Districts May Ban Chocolate MilkChocolate milk has long been seen as the spoonful of sugar that makes the medicine go down, but the nation's childhood obesity epidemic has a growing number of people wondering whether that's wise.