SugarByHalf media wrap 13-19 March

Here's our regular curation of the top content about sugar we've seen this week.

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Six things that will happen to your body when you give up sugar

Singaporeans cut sugar intake when asked to sweeten beverages

Cafes go sugar-free as Malaysians watch diet

5 easy diet hacks to cut your sugar intake

12 'healthy' foods and drinks that contain more sugar than a candy bar

Which 'healthy' foods contain the most sugar?

Vitamin tablets for kids can contain more sugar than a chocolate biccie



Why you don't need to cut out sugar to improve your health

Eat healthier without quitting sugar

Yes, too much sugar is bad for our health

Health campaigns take fizz out of sugary drinks

How the body protects us from potentially toxic amounts of sugar

Never mind saturates it's sugar we need to worry about

'Obesity is the new smoking', NHS chief to say

Sugar overload can do harm to health

The truth about energy drinks


The Sugardemic

UK anti-obesity drive at risk from new US trade deal, doctors warn

Quebec to ban high-sugar, high-alcohol drinks from grocery stores

Excessive Sugar a Clear and Present Danger

WAR ON SUGAR: Sugar Smart Oxford urges restaurants to commit to sugar-shunning pledges



Heinz misled consumers over health benefits of children's snack

How McDonald's food has changed since 1989

'Shocking' rise in sugar and salt in McDonald's burgers in last 30 years

Think of it as a political act: How to resist Big Sugar's attempt to profit off your body

Take Big Sugar's claims with a large pinch of salt

Big Sugar wants to send you to sweetener heaven

Sugar tax

Sugar tax is already producing results

345 Responses To Sugar Tax Consultation

Sugar tax: The Norwegians travelling to Sweden for sweets

Crossing the border for a sugar fix

Sugar tax: The fight against sugar is just beginning