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UN: World eating too much sugar; cut to 5-10 per cent of diet

!FILE - This is a Thursday, June 26, 2014 file photo of a customer who douses her french fries with ketchup at the concession stand before the start of the movies at the Saco Drive-In in Saco, Maine. The World Health Organization say we’re eating too much sugar and should slash our intake to just 5 to 10 percent of our overall calories. The guidelines were released Wednesday March 4, 2015, after a year of consultation. The recommendations are focused on added sugars in food and those in honey, syrups and fruit juices. The advice does not apply to naturally occurring sugar in fruits, vegetables and milk. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File ) - Photo for: UN: World eating too much sugar; cut to 5-10 per cent of diet
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No way to sugarcoat this: WHO says sugar should be no more than 5-10 per cent of total calories

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