SugarByHalf news: 18 December to 2 January

Here's our regular curation of the top content about sugar we've seen lately. This is a bumper edition covering the Christmas period.

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Limit children's snacks to 100 calories, health body says

Snack attack: children 'should only be allowed two tiny treats daily'

Shocking Facts About Sugar

7 Easy Ways To Scale Back On Sugar (Without Hating Your Life)

The not so sweet side of Christmas

The hidden ingredients: why quitting sugar is hard

The 6 stages of quitting sugar

Why now's the perfect time to kick your sugar habit

Quit sugar and booze, lose weight and keep it off

How to ditch sugar in 7 days


Eating too much sugar can hurt your health.

Is sugar bad for you, what are the health risks from eating too much?

Eating too much sugar can hurt your health, and for some it's addictive

Too much sugar can hurt your health and even be addictive

UK's most googled health issue of 2017 revealed

Why doctors can't tell patients they are 'obese'

Super-sized chocolates a threat to health

Sugary drinks face BAN from hospital canteens, shops and vending machines


Children consume 'three times more sugar' than recommended

One Man's Stand Against Junk Food as Diabetes Climbs Across India

Sugar-coated world

The trade deal that triggered a health crisis in Mexico


Ye'll never take our tooth decay! Furious Irn Bru loyalists campaign against plan to HALVE sugar content...

Chocolate makers innovate to entice health-conscious consumers

Sugar Tax

We tax alcohol, pokies and cigarettes - sugar is long overdue

Tax on sugar must be introduced

New South African soda tax could hurt US beverage exports: USDA

With new policies, comes sugar tax and no more midnight snacking?