Carbohydrate Nutrition News

Carbohydrate Nutrition News


June 23, 2008 - Carbohydrate Nutrition News

Sucrose and behavioural problems.

Various mechanisms by which sucrose could influence behavior are reviewed. Firstly there is food intolerance....

April 16, 2008 - Carbohydrate Nutrition News

Carbohydrate terminology and classification.

Dietary carbohydrates are a group of chemically defined substances with a range of physical and physiological properties and health benefits....

February 26, 2008 - Carbohydrate Nutrition News

Effects of glucose-to-fructose ratios in solutions on subjective satiety, food intake, and satiety hormones in young men.

BACKGROUND: The greater prevalence of obesity and the metabolic syndrome in the past 35 y has been attributed to the replacement of sucrose in the food supply with high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS)....

December 4, 2007 - Carbohydrate Nutrition News

Carbohydrate quantity and quality in relation to body mass index.

The increased prevalence of overweight and obesity in the United States since approximately 1980 is temporally associated with an increase in carbohydrate intake, with no appreciable change in absolute intake of fat....

August 27, 2007 - Carbohydrate Nutrition News

Effect of Television Viewing at Mealtime on Food Intake After a Glucose Preload

Television viewing (TVV) is considered a contributing factor to the development of childhood obesity yet it is unclear whether obesity results, in part, from increased energy intake during TVV....

June 13, 2007 - Carbohydrate Nutrition News

Associations between dietary added sugar intake and micronutrient intake: a systematic review

There is increasing concern that high intakes of added sugars might compromise intakes of micronutrients....

April 4, 2007 - Carbohydrate Nutrition News

Liquid calories, sugar and body weight

The consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages has been linked to rising rates of obesity in the United States. The standard explanation is that energy-containing liquids are less satiating than are solid foods....

February 22, 2007 - Carbohydrate Nutrition News

Simple Carbohydrates and Obesity: Fact, Fiction and Future

These proceedings are a summary of an international workshop held on April 5-6, 2006 in Utrecht, The Netherlands....

December 21, 2006 - Carbohydrate Nutrition News

New Resources: Child Nutrition Issues, Sugars Consumption

The Canadian Sugar Institute (CSI) Nutrition Information Service is pleased to provide you with the latest edition of our annual health professional publication, Carbohydrate News, and an additional health professional resource, Estimates of Added Sugars Consumption in Canada....

October 19, 2006 - Carbohydrate Nutrition News

Putative contributors to the secular increase in obesity: exploring the roads less traveled

Objective: To investigate plausible contributors to the obesity epidemic beyond the two most commonly suggested factors, reduced physical activity and food marketing practices....