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  1. health concerns
    NYC Health Department Asks Food Companies to Cut Added SugarNearly 100 health departments from around the U.S. have also joined the effort.
  2. foodie television
    Here’s the Trailer for the New Season of Chef’s TableIt’s all about pastry this time.
  3. sham science
    How the Sugar Industry Spent Decades Manipulating Health StudiesIt starts with bribing scientists to blame saturated fat.
  4. magic mushrooms
    A Start-Up Invented a Way to Make Foods Less Sugary Using MushroomsMycoTechnology says fungi mask the bitter taste found in most sweet foods.
  5. Studies
    Alarming New Study Links Sugar to a ‘Wide Range of Diseases’Researchers say fructose damages the brain’s genes.
  6. Healthy Eating
    Here’s Your Cheat Sheet for the New Federal Dietary GuidelinesIn a nutshell: Eat less sugar, red meat’s okay, and go crazy with coffee.
  7. Studies
    A New Study Says Sugar’s Way Worse for Kids Than Pizza and Processed FoodsReplacing sweets with pizza reportedly improved “virtually every” indicator of obesity.
  8. Health Concerns
    FDA Proposes Cigarettelike Warning Labels for SugarDrink a Coke? That’s your 100 percent for the day.
  9. Science!
    This Super-Explanatory Infographic Shows Just How Complex Sugar Really IsWhat exactly is dextrose, trehalose, and maltitol?
  10. Can’t Believe It’s Not Sugar!
    Coming Soon to America: Stevia-Sweetened Coca-Cola LifeConsumers don’t trust aspartame.
  11. Grub Guides
    Where to Find Ten Great Eggnog-Flavored Things That Aren’t Actually EggnogGelato, pudding, waffles, and more. Because it’s Christmastime.
  12. Video Feed
    It’s a Bad-News Day for Fat KidsDon’t even think about drowning your sorrows in sugar.
  13. Health Concerns
    60 Minutes: Sugar Is Everywhere and It’s Killing You DeadSeriously, it’s, like, really bad for you.
  14. Mediavore
    Wendy’s Deposes Burger King; Taquero Shot in Foot in South L.A.The burger chain known for its ginger mascot is now the number-two fast food chain.
  15. Vices
    Will There Soon Be a Sugar Prohibition?Some are sweet on the idea.
  16. Mediavore
    Corbett Administration Moves Forward on Asset Tests for Food Stamps; Blue BottlePlus: Today’s beef is more environmentally sound than beef of yore; and “blue laws” ban booze sales on Super Bowl Sunday, all in our morning news roundup.
  17. Mediavore
    Sugar Shortages Drive Up Prices; 11,390 Pounds of Pot Pie Empandas RecalledShunning high fructose corn syrup has made the real stuff scarcer.
  18. Mediavore
    ShopRite Trashes Piles of Perishables; Corn Syrup Backlash Causes SugarPlus: Food marketing often seems as though its sexist; and grape-flavored apples are coming to a produce section near you, all in our morning news roundup.
  19. Sugar
    Posh to Rock the ApronWatch out, pastry chefs.
  20. Mediavore
    LCB’s Flood Tax May Actually Get Used For Helping Flood Victims; GrocersPlus: “Pan-Am” brings back the era of haute in-flight dining; and there could be a biological connection to kids sugary cravings, all in our morning news roundup.
  21. Mediavore
    Big Y Will Say ‘Hi!’ (Personally); Sugar-Syrup Relations Turn SourPlus Jews and Chinese food and more, all in our morning news round-up.
  22. Beef
    Nutter Sticks to His Guns and Turns Down ‘Big Soda’ MoneyThe administration said it will combat the obesity program in its own way.
  23. Mediavore
    Mirko Paderno’s Kitchen Arias; The Bieb’s Drive Through PranksJustin Bieber has a penchant for ‘coning’ and other fun fast-food antics.
  24. Mediavore
    Soft Drink Tycoon Proposes Taxes on All Sugary Foods; Food Trucks Grow UpPlus: Mothers suffer the most in families that go hungry; and apples rank highest in produce contaminated by pesticide, all in out morning news roundup.
  25. Mediavore
    Blatstein Shops For a New Supermarket Operator; Glow-in-the-Dark Pork in ChinaPlus: A doctor believes sugar consumption causes chronic ailments; and Burger King introduces a 1,160-calorie burger in Japan, all in our morning news roundup.
  26. Mediavore
    Venison From the Deer Shot in Valley Forge Park Feeds the Needy; Earth May RunPlus Sesame Street introduces broccoli, banana and whole wheat muppets to encourage healthy eating habits, and the Army eliminates soda and sugary cereals on an Arizona base, all in our morning news roundup.
  27. Calorific
    Sugar BombsThe twenty worst drinks in America, per ‘Men’s Health.’
  28. Mediavore
    Hot Spot Cafe Murder Suspect Nabbed in Seattle; Venice IHOP RobbedNerses Galstyan might be sent back to California while police search for two armed-robbers in Venice.
  29. Mediavore
    Rachael Ray Picks Best Pizza in U.S.; Olympic Skiier Rubs Cheese on Her LegA celeb chef says Phoenix has the best pie, while Lindsay Vonn shares a unique form of therapy.
  30. Mediavore
    Heart Association Urges Less Sugar in Diets; Naked Chef Will Open Italian ChainThe American Heart Association is looking out for your sugar intake and Jamie Oliver is bringing 30 Italian restaurants to Asia.
  31. Mediavore
    Massachusetts Farmers in Demand; Corn Sugar Backlash SurgesPlus: the FTC doesn’t like college Bud cans, and the AHA cautions about sugar, all in our morning news roundup.
  32. Video Feed
    Colbert Horrifies Marion Nestle With Sugar ShowerNYU food-studies professor Marion Nestle went on ‘The Colbert Report’ to discuss reports of a domestic-sugar shortage, but Colbert stole the show.
  33. Mediavore
    Boston’s Liquor License Loophole; Ka-Carlos Cuts HoursPlus: farm-to-bar cocktails, and the looming sugar crisis, all in our morning news roundup.
  34. Openings
    First Look at Midtown’s Pan-Latin Newcomer, Agua DulceFind out what chef Ulrich A. Sterling (formerly of Chicama and Pipa) is serving for dinner.
  35. NewsFeed
    Zeppelin Isn’t Coming to Church Street, But the Macao Trading Co. IsThe Macao-themed restaurant Jay Kosmas told us about last year is on the way.