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High fructose corn syrup usage plummets

With no surprise, high fructose corn syrup continues to grace the pages of media outlets nation wide.  The usage of high fructose corn syrup has continued to decline over the past couple years, due in part to the work of…


#WellnessWeds: Do You Read Nutrition Facts Labels When Shopping For Food?

Does the placement of Nutrition Facts labels and ingredients lists on the sides of packages of food make it less likely that consumers read that information? That’s the conclusion of researchers who conducted a computerized grocery-shopping study to gauge what…


Two Diets That Can Alleviate Gastrointestinal Symptoms of Autism

April is Autism Awareness Month, so I thought it would be a good time to discuss diets that help alleviate symptom associated with the condition. Autism is a spectrum disorder that is defined by a certain set of behaviors; a developmental disability…