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It's National Donut Day but Otherwise a Bad Week for Sweet Things
Dean, Duke University's Nicholas School of the Environment
Americans have traditionally loved sweet things. Think about it. You can't get any more American than a sweet slice of apple pie.
20 New Names For High Fructose Corn Syrup
'Green News Report' - December 20, 2011
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen
Co-hosts of the radio's nationally syndicated 'Green News Report'
What's In A Name: High Fructose Corn Syrup vs. Corn Sugar
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Despite urgings from the FDA to the corn industry to discontinue using the term "corn sugar" in place of "high fructose corn syrup," at least two corn industry websites are still using the term.
The Not-So-Sweet Truth About High Fructose Corn Syrup
Mark Hyman, MD
The current media debate about the benefits (or lack of harm) of high fructose corn syrup in our diet misses the obvious.
High Fructose Corn Syrup Name Change: Good, Bad Or In Between?
David Katz, M.D.
Founder, True Health Initiative
The perception that high fructose corn syrup is uniquely bad is allowing manufacturers to gain the glow of a halo simply by abandoning it for the sake of sugar. This gives inappropriate credit.
'Corn Sugar' Has Become A Sticky PR Mess
Dr. Andrew Weil
Founder and director, The Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine
Recently, Tara Parker-Pope interviewed several food-quality activists about a petition to change the name of high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS) to "corn sugar." She asked: What new name would you suggest?
Whoops: Corn Sugar Already Taken
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