Home » Diet and Nutrition News & Advice » The Best and Worst Halloween Candy to Eat

The Best and Worst Halloween Candy to Eat


3. Dum Dums Are a Smarter Choice

Kids love lollipops – we mean, what’s not to love about a sucker that gives a sweet flavor hit for 10-minutes or so? Men’s Journal says that among the lollipop family, Dum Dum lollies are a-ok because they’re a “perfectly sized classic.”

Apparently lollipops are a good choice for those with a sweet tooth, and this variety is “portion controlled” and takes some time to eat, adds the source. It’s still full of sugar, but less so than chewy candies that can be popped one after the next, it adds.

Keith Homan / Shutterstock.com

«
Next »
ADVERTISEMENT

More on ActiveBeat
  • Be Schooled By These Health Signs From Stool
    Okay, we admit this isn't the most pleasant topic, but what comes out of you can say a lot about your overall health. In fact, Prevention.
    Diet and Nutrition News & Advice
  • Best and Worst Foods For Gallbladder Issues
    For the many Americans who suffer from gallbladder issues, like gallstones, on a daily basis, it's important to learn more about nutrition with a special focus on foods that won't...
    Diet and Nutrition News & Advice
  • Common Health Problems Related to Fingernails
    If you can't quite put a finger on what's ailing you, perhaps you should take a closer look at your fingernails.
    Diet and Nutrition News & Advice
  • Reasons You’re Waking Up In The Night
    We've all been there before, lying awake at night, tossing and turning, wondering why you're unable to sleep.
    Diet and Nutrition News & Advice
  • How Stress Can Affect Our Physical Health
    We all deal with stress from time to time, some more than others. It can happen at work, during school, or anytime we get overwhelmed, anxious, or just too busy.
    Diet and Nutrition News & Advice
  • The Best Anti-Aging Foundation For Mature Skin
    Aging is inevitable, but that doesn't stop us from trying to slow the whole process down or at least look good while we're doing it!
    Diet and Nutrition News & Advice
  • The Best Face Washes for Sensitive Skin
    The struggle is real for people with sensitive skin who are looking for a good face wash that won't irritate their skin, especially since most products contain an array of...
    Diet and Nutrition News & Advice
  • Best Natural Remedies For Gout
    Gout is a type of arthritis that causes a great deal of pain and discomfort in the joints.
    Diet and Nutrition News & Advice
  • Foods Good For Your Kidneys
    The kidneys have an extremely important job. We all have two bean-shaped organs located below our ribs and on either side of our spine.
    Diet and Nutrition News & Advice
  • A Breakdown Of The Myers-Briggs Personality Types
    The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) is a personality test that examines all the different personality types and how a person's personality can dictate their strengths and...
    Diet and Nutrition News & Advice
  • Symptoms and Causes of Plantar Fasciitis
    Our feet are a valuable part of our body. They serve an important function by providing us balance and allowing us move around freely.
    Diet and Nutrition News & Advice
  • Dehydration: Causes, Risk Factors, and Complications
    Water is the most important thing our body needs to function properly, but most of us don't drink enough of it!
    Diet and Nutrition News & Advice
  • The Best Mascaras for Long Lashes
    Most women dream about having longer and fuller lashes. One can only hope! It's also one of the main reasons we invented mascara in the first place.
    Diet and Nutrition News & Advice
  • Causes and Risk Factors of Deep Vein Thrombosis
    Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) occurs when a clot forms in one or more of the deep veins in your body. While it's typically found in the legs, it can occur elsewhere.
    Diet and Nutrition News & Advice
  • Most Common Warning Signs of Glaucoma
    Glaucoma causes progressive and permanent vision loss due to a buildup of fluid pressure in the eyeball.
    Diet and Nutrition News & Advice