Food Navigator: “Juice Products Association: Yes, fruit juice contains sugar… but let’s stop comparing it with soda”

For a recent article in Food Navigator, our registered dietitian, Diane Welland was asked about 100 percent fruit juice and how it fits into a healthy diet.

You can view her response and excerpts from her interview here:

Juice Products Association: Yes, fruit juice contains sugar… but let’s stop comparing it with soda

By Elaine Watson+, 02-Apr-2014

As the focus has switched from fat to sugar as public enemy #1 in the battle against obesity and diabetes, juice – once promoted as a healthy alternative to soda – has been unfairly caught in the crossfire, claim manufacturers.

http://www.foodnavigator-usa.com/R-D/Juice-Products-Association-Yes-fruit-juice-contains-sugar-but-let-s-stop-comparing-it-with-soda