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It is not possible to be allergic to sugar...

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Find out about the origins of sugar, different uses, history and geography, as well as production methods and figures.

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?

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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.

Read more about eating healthy