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The sugar scare is old news – hands up if you replaced your mid afternoon handful of Haribo with a whack of nut butter on an oat cake aeons ago? But in the dash by manufacturers to cut the white stuff from our food and drinks, plenty of alternatives have come into the mix, from the artificial aspartame to the naturally derived stevia. Bad news is, a major new review of ‘non-sugar sweeteners,’ or NSSs, has found that they may not help people to lose weight – and that there is not enough evidence of their safety. The analysis, carried out by medical research not-for-profit Cochrane and published in the British Medical Journal, reviewed 56 studies on the harms and benefits of NSSs in generally healthy adults and children. The upshot? While some experts believe that sweeteners may have a role to play in slashing sugar, a better path is probably to try and avoid both the OG sweet stuff – and replacements for it. Yep, including stevia. Berries cranberries, raspberries, strawberries, blackberries are the best low-sugar fruit options.
Back to Eat well. We Britons really do eat too much sugar: g of the sweet stuff a week. That’s an average of teaspoons per person. Some packaging uses a colour-coded system that makes it easy to choose foods that are lower in sugar, salt and fat. Look for more “greens” and “ambers”, and fewer “reds”, in your shopping basket. Many breakfast cereals are high in sugar. Try switching to lower-sugar cereals or those with no added sugar, such as. Swapping a bowl of sugary breakfast cereal for plain cereal could cut out 70g of sugar up to 22 sugar cubes from your diet over a week. Porridge oats are cheap and contain vitamins, minerals and fibre. If you usually add sugar to your porridge, try adding a few chopped dried apricots or a sliced or mashed banana instead.