It’s Sugar Week

Every Wednesday, Bon Appétit executive editor Sonia Chopra shares what’s going on at BA—the stories she’s loved reading, the recipes she’s been making, and more. If you sign up for our newsletter, you’ll get her letter before everyone else.It’s Diwali this week, a holiday we honor in my family with lots of parties and lots…Continue Reading

Simple sugar possible therapy for repairing myelin in multiple sclerosis

N-acetylglucosamine, a simple sugar found in human breast milk and sold as an over-the-counter dietary supplement in the United States, promotes myelin repair in mouse models and correlates with myelination levels in multiple sclerosis patients according to a new University of California, Irvine-led study. Published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry, the study also demonstrates…Continue Reading

Sugar Dating Gains Popularity in Indonesia As More Youth Seek Comfortable Lifestyles

[L] Sugar Daddy short fromAlan Turkus/via Flickr. [R] Sugar baby illustration by Soofiya Andry/VICESugar dating, a mutually beneficial relationship between sugar daddies or mommas and their sugar babies, has been a popular trend in Indonesia in the last five years. In 2018, an Indonesian Twitter user shared her experience of having a sugar daddy. Her thread…Continue Reading

If your goal is to reduce sugar in your diet, an obvious place to start is by limiting your consumption of regular soda, candy and other high-sugar items. But chances are you’re still consuming more added sugar than you realize.By Jason S. EwoldtTo reduce sugar in your diet, an obvious place to start is by…Continue Reading