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The Low-Down on Low-Calorie Sweeteners

By Heide Kennedy, Arizona Farm Bureau Communications Intern Artificial sweeteners seem to be miraculous little substances. They’re just as sweet, if not sweeter than regular sugar, and they have little to no calories! But, in a way, this seems too … Continue reading

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Causes and Cures for Sugar Cravings

By Heide Kennedy, Arizona Farm Bureau Communications Intern   How often do you find yourself craving something sweet? For some, it’s right after meals, as sort of a sweet finish to your savory meal. For others, they happen throughout the … Continue reading

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Artificial Sugars Can Have Negative Impacts on Gut Health

By Heide Kennedy, Arizona Farm Bureau Communications Intern Have you ever come to a point where you decided to try cutting out sugar from your diet? Since it can sometimes be hard to not have something a little sweet now … Continue reading

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Don’t Just Watch What You Eat, Watch What You Drink Too

By Heide Kennedy, Arizona Farm Bureau Communications Intern Whenever we think about eating better and watching what we consume, we typically only think of the foods that we eat. We’ll cut back on ultra-processed foods, unhealthy carbs, unnecessary desserts, and … Continue reading

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Artificial Sweetener Linked to Higher Risk of Heart Attacks and Stroke

By Heide Kennedy, Arizona Farm Bureau Communications Intern Sugar-free candy, sugar-free soda, sugar-free energy drinks, you name it. There are so many sugar-free food and drink options available to consumers! How is it possible for these products can taste so … Continue reading

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