START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

tag: sugar

In Praise of Yogurt

While yogurt is perhaps the most widely-known and used fermented food in North America and parts of Europe, the yogurt fad is not a new one. We have been obsessed with yogurt for thousands of years. …

67 comments

10 Natural Remedies for Yeast Infections

Yeast infections are probably the most un-fun topic ever, but it's something that most women (and some men) will experience within their lifetime. Here are 10 natural remedies for yeast infections tha…

54 comments

3 Grains You Should Try if You Love Quinoa

Quinoa is a terrific, nutritionally-packed gluten-free grain, but donít get boxed in. There are a variety of delicious gluten-free grains out there in all colors, shapes and sizes. If you enjoy quinoa…

148 comments

Study Finds Sweetened Beverages Kill Over 184,000 People Annually

A shocking new study published in the medical journal Circulation found that the consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages is literally killing us. Because sugar-sweetened drinks are so prevalent in ou…

135 comments

7 Natural Tips for Less Stressful Air Travel

Traveling can be stressful, especially when you have to navigate an airport. Many people end up stressed and sick after a big travel day, but there are steps you can take to make the experience more r…

115 comments

Sugar Consumption Linked to Depression

Most of us know that sugar sends our energy levels crashing within mere hours. But few people may realize the connection between sugar and depression. A new joint study published in the American Jo…

81 comments

5 Foods That Can Be Surprisingly Inflammatory

Just because a food is generally regarded as healthy, that doesnít mean it is necessarily the right choice for YOU. Here are 5 foods that are often considered smart choices that may actually contribut…

122 comments

3 Simple Rules for Finding a Healthier Breakfast Cereal

Cereal can make a convenient, nutritious breakfast, but buyer beware! Many, many cereals are labeled as nutritious and healthy, when in reality, they are nutrition-less sugar bombs. While Cinnamon Toa…

152 comments

The 6 Worst Foods for Sleep

Quality sleep is one of the pillars of good health, along with physical activity, proper hydration, low stress, and healthy eating habits. If you have trouble falling asleep or staying asleep througho…

176 comments

6 Processed Foods You Can Make Better at Home

Flashy processed foods flood most of our†grocery store shelves. While using some lightly processed products is okay, in the long run it is healthier, cheaper, and tastier to make some commonly process…

158 comments

meet our writers

Joe Baker, Care2

Joe Baker is VP of Causes and Advocacy for Care2. Joe oversees Care2's campaigns with its nonprofit partners. Previously, Joe worked for Amnesty... more

people are talking

Ever sense the poorly designed and reported "nurse's study" on hormone replacement therapy there has…

'The average American diet is comprised of about 70 percent processed foods.' That is bad news in…