SugarByHalf weekly news wrap: 7-13 May

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

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The hidden sugars in iced coffee revealed by health blogger

What is the Nordic diet, why is it considered so healthy?

Why kids should stay away from sports drinks

'Shocking sham' sees junk food ads targeted at children on Facebook

A Dietitian Shares 7 Effective Tips to Control Your Sugar Cravings



Very-low-carb diet shows promise in type 1 diabetes

Diabetes warning - why you should never ignore an unquenchable thirst

Sugar-Sweetened Drinks Are A Tasty Treat That Can Be A Health Risk

Egg lovers rejoice! They don't cause heart disease, says new study


The Sugardemic

The Sugar Conspiracy

Eight steps to reverse the diabetes epidemic

MOH to explore measures to further discourage smoking, excessive sugar



The food industry has dirty tricks just like the tobacco firms, says Dr Aseem Malhotra...

Paddle Pops attacked for even having health star ratings

The popular soft drinks that contain the most sugar

Special interests like US Sugar betting big on Florida's Commissioner for Agriculture race

Sugar's Largest-Ever Surplus Means the Bulls Have Disappeared


Sugar tax

Sweet news for Australian industry as both major parties rule out a sugar tax

Sugar tax: Everything you need to know

Bill Tabled & Sugar Tax Consultation Report

Peruvian government puts a 25% tax on sugary drinks to combat rising obesity

Sugar-coat this tax

Here's how the sugar tax works in practice