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Carry warning labels on high-sugar foods

Jan 10, 2019 - The Straits Times (Singapore)

According to the American Heart Association, children aged two to 18 should not consume more than six teaspoons of added sugar per day.

To put things in perspective, a 330ml can of cola contains around seven to nine teaspoons of sugar.

Children already exceed the recommended daily sugar intake on a regular basis, but during festive seasons, this consumption goes to another level since sugar-loaded treats seem to have become part and parcel of our celebrations.

While obesity ...