Diseases Related to Diet and Nutrition

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February 8, 2011 HPEB 502 Diseases Associated with Diet
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What We Have Covered …. Heart disease The Hidden Epidemic – Heart Disease in America Diabetes Preventing Type 2 diabetes: pay close attention to weight gain as a teen/young adult Weight gains of 10-15 pounds between ages 25-40 increase your risk of developing Type 2 diabetes 1.9 million cases of diabetes diagnosed in the US in 2010 (http
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A New Name…. Manufacturers (Corn Refiners Association) of high fructose corn syrup would like to have the name officially changed to corn sugar; a petition has been submitted to the FDA High fructose corn syrup is a commercial sweetener used primarily in beverages and candy Composed of almost the same amounts of fructose and glucose found in sucrose (table sugar) Some controversy in testing sweetened beverages in 10/2010 Name is actually truthful because it is made from corn!
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An Expert Weighs In…. From Marion Nestle’s blog (she is the
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This note was uploaded on 01/05/2012 for the course HPEB 502 taught by Professor Montgomery during the Spring '09 term at South Carolina.

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