Who thought this was a good idea?
An elementary school in Melbourne, Florida has steadily given their students a dixie cup full of Mountain Dew and trail mix before standardized tests for the past ten years.
One interesting thing to note is that schools in Florida are actually banned from selling soda to kids, as well.
But Creel Elementary will abandon their sugary practice after one of the student's grandparents brought the long-standing practice to the local media's attention who contacted
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This definitely sounds like a step in the right direction!
Starting July 1st, schools across the country will be putting in strict guidelines which will effectively BAN junk food from their campuses for good!
The big change is a part of the USDA’s Smart Snacks in School rules, which is looking to enforce healthier eating habits in students by
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When it comes to food and how it's labeled, it'd be nice to know we can believe everything we read is 100% true.
The FDA is now cracking down on honey to make sure labeling stays true!
They've announced that manufacturers can't call their product "honey" anymore if it contains any
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It looks like Lydia from Breaking Bad may have been onto something!!
Of course, we're not talking about her poor business decisions of partnering up with meth dealers and deranged murderers! We're talking about her obsession with stevia!!
As it turns out, the sugar substitute might be the answer to all of our prayers as research shows it has
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This is one part ridiculous and one part scary at the same time.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has halved the amount of sugar a person should have in their diet.
The new guidelines state that sugar should only make up
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This is great news for those out there with Celiac's disease and actual gluten intolerance!
Otherwise, people should probz just stick to the regular cookies, because gluten-free doesn't actually help you lose weight and isn't really healthier — like we keep saying. Besides, a cookie is a cookie! This isn't just some free pass for your diet!
The Girl Scouts are going gluten-free… for one variety at least!
You're in luck: the gluten-free cookie isn't the classic Thin Mint or Samoa. It's actually a BRAND NEW variety!
Say hello to the certified gluten-free
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Holy. Sweet. Shizz!
We'll give you two guesses as to where this confection monstrosity resides, but you only need one because you're totally right, it IS Texas!
The Traditions Club and St. Joseph Health System of Bryan, Texas, started working LAST YEAR on this ginormous house! They wanted to earn the Guinness World Record for the World's Largest Gingerbread House — and
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