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Select Healthy Halloween Treats This Year

Posted on Oct 31, 2009 in Uncategorized

Submitted by Tyler Woods Ph.D. on Oct 19th, 2009 Americans spend almost $2 billion on Halloween candy each year. Halloween is a sugar festival that can cause adverse health effects such a contributing to type 2 diabetes, childhood and obesity. Be sure to select healthy Halloween treats to give out this year. Candy and junk food is obviously bad for our children. Schools are not even selling it any more. Candy really can wreck havoc on your health for many reasons. First, the majority of sweets are made exclusively from refined sugar which has absolutely zero nutritional value. In addition,...

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