The Feds Are Fed Up With Your Sugar Intake
The government released new dietary guidelines that aim to cut the average American's sugar intake in half.By Cody LaGrow | January 7, 2016
New year, new you, right? Well, if you're struggling to turn your bulge into brawn, the government is weighing in with diet tips.
The Obama administration released new dietary guidelines — something done every five years — and they want you to lay off the sugar, sugar.
The feds are fed up with how much of the sweet stuff is going down our gullets, which for the average American is about 22 teaspoons a day. The new guidelines say Americans should consume no more than 10 teaspoons daily.