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Nutrition basics

Know your carbs

So which foods are classified as carbohydrates, and which are not?

Foods that may help prevent cancer

When it comes to making healthy food choices, which foods should you eat, and which should you rather avoid to prevent cancer or help your body fight an existing cancer? DietDoc takes a closer look.

5 illegal foods from across the globe

While we are generally allowed freedom of choice when it comes to what we eat or drink, there are some foods bannned from going on sale, due to negative health risks.

8 misconceptions about fibre

The benefits of a high-fibre diet are well-documented, and yet people around the world are not getting enough fibre in their daily diet.

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Why your body needs sugar

Our bodies all need sugar (or glucose) to function, which in my mind is why we all should eat sugar, or at least foods that convert into sugar, writes registered dietitian Kim Hoffmann.

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