The money has been raised by friends and complete strangers after an enormous social media blitz titled ‘Find Sugar In NYC.’
There are all types of styles and flavors to choose from. But some are saying the specialization of yogurt has turned out products that are chock full of sugar.
Surrounded by melting molasses figurines of child slaves is the centerpiece: a giant sphinx, 35 feet tall, 75 feet long, and coated with 40 tons of pure white sugar.
Researchers found that when mice ate a diet of 25 percent extra sugar females died at twice the normal rate.
Some restaurants are ordering smaller glasses. Dunkin’ Donuts shops are telling customers they’ll have to sweeten and flavor their own coffee.
The threat of a childhood obesity is a concern for many parents these days, and the fight against the condition is increasingly turning into a campaign against sugar. But recently, we’ve been told to stay away from sugar substitutes, as well. TV 10-55’s Katie McGee has the scoop on sugar vs. sugar free.
As Mayor Michael Bloomberg continues to tout his plan to ban over-sized sugary drinks in New York City, some city lawmakers are speaking out against the proposal.
The Department of Education last month fired language teachers Alini Brito and Cindy Mauro after a janitor allegedly found them topless in an empty classroom at James Madison High in Midwood in November.
As wheat, corn, sugar and cotton prices go up you may be digging deeper in the coming weeks to pay for basic necessities.