How do I eat 5 or less servings of sweets and added sugars weekly?

Ximena Jimenez
Nutrition & Dietetics
A helpful way to consume 5 or less servings of added sugars is by paying attention to the ingredient list in the food label. The following ingredients are names for added sugars: High fructose corn syrup, corn syrup, corn sweeteners, dextrose, glucose, brown sugar, molasses, and evaporated cane sugar.

Choose water and less sweetened beverages; fruits as your desserts or opt for smaller portions.

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