We're all sugar junkies now: Britons now wolf down an almost unimaginable 160 teaspoons of it a week - and the even worse news? It really IS addictive
It’s often casually mentioned, as if it’s fact, that manufacturers secretly spike everyday ... in sugar than the normal versions. It seems that, far from being kept secret, sugar is hiding in plain sight. So how much do we actually consume?
Do you know how much sugar you're eating?
That's how much ... sugar consumption. The Sugar Association, a trade group of sugar producers and growers, maintains that the average American consumes no more than 1.6 ounces, or about 9 teaspoons, of added sugar per day. When the USDA says that we each ...
How to cut back on the sugar in your diet
many men and women would love to reduce their sugar consumption. The American Heart Association reports that the average adult in the United States consumes 22 teaspoons of added sugar every day, which equals 150 pounds per year. Teenagers consume even ...
Are You Addicted to Sugar?
If you’re like many ... sugar a day for women - less than the amount of sugar in a single 12-ounce can of non-diet soda - and no more than 9 teaspoons a day for men. A 2009 survey by the American Heart Association found that adult Americans consume an ...
The Secrets of Sugar
In the fifth ... 95 teaspoons of sugar. That’s how much sugar Jonathan Breedon, his girlfriend and their two children consume on average in a day. That’s not from eating cupcakes and tubs of ice-cream--- but from a fairly typical North American diet.