publication . Article . 2014

Worldwide trends in dietary sugars intake.

Wittekind, Anna; Walton, Janette;
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  • Published: 01 Dec 2014 Journal: Nutrition Research Reviews, volume 27, pages 330-345 (issn: 0954-4224, eissn: 1475-2700, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
  • Country: Ireland
Abstract
<jats:p>Estimating trends in dietary intake data is integral to informing national nutrition policy and monitoring progress towards dietary guidelines. Dietary intake of sugars is a controversial public health issue and guidance in relation to recommended intakes is particularly inconsistent. Published data relating to trends in sugars intake are relatively sparse. The purpose of the present review was to collate and review data from national nutrition surveys to examine changes and trends in dietary sugars intake. Only thirteen countries (all in the developed world) appear to report estimates of sugars intake from national nutrition surveys at more than one poi...
Subjects
free text keywords: Dietary intakes, National nutrition surveys, Nutrition and Dietetics, Medicine (miscellaneous), Food science, Environmental health, Dietary sugar, Sugar, Reference Daily Intake, Biology, Endocrinology, medicine.medical_specialty, medicine, Population, education.field_of_study, education, Internal medicine
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publication . Article . 2014

Worldwide trends in dietary sugars intake.

Wittekind, Anna; Walton, Janette;