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Our staff includes degree-qualified nutritionists, and we liaise regularly with academics and health professionals both in the UK and around the world.
Information on sugar, types, uses, origins, some interesting facts and did you know.
Recent research summaries and the latest science on the role of carbohydrates, including sugar, in a healthy diet.
In a world where diseases like diabetes and obesity are on the increase it is crucial that we all make regular physical activity part of our life.
Information for health and nutrition professionals, Nutrition In Practice newsletter, patient leaflets and quick FAQ's
Research news, latest press releases and position statements on carbohydrate and health issues.
Sugar Nutrition UK aims to improve the knowledge and understanding about the contributions of sugar and other carbohydrates to a healthy balanced diet.
For example, did you know that sugar is thought to have first been used in the Polynesian Islands of the Pacific Ocean over 5,000 years ago? Sugar is natural and made by plants. But have you ever wondered how? And what you need to do to take good care of your teeth?
Read on using the links below to find out more.
More facts about the production of sugarMore figures on sugar production & consumption
Eating a healthy, balanced diet along with taking regular exercise is key to physical and mental wellbeing.
No foods should be considered as ‘good or bad’ as all foods play an important role in the diet. It is only when foods are eaten in excess that health problems result.
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