Test Results of Gerber Apple Juice

Two independent labs and one lab at Nestle ran test data on three lots of Gerber apple juice. Below are the full details of the study. Click here for the abridged results.

Test Results of Gerber Apple Juice

Below are the full test results of arsenic in Gerber's apple juice as derived by a study conducted by a Nestle lab and two other independent labs.


Q: I end up overeating because it makes me feel better and I never really get full. I'd like to lose weight but this makes it hard. Any suggestions?

A: Being persistently hungry can cause big trouble. So can overeating for comfort/pleasure. These two behaviors, say researchers from Baylor University's Children's Nutrition Research Center, are controlled deep within your brain by serotonin-producing neurons, but operate separately from each other — one in the hypothalamus, the other in the midbrain. They both can, however, end up fueling poor nutritional choices and obesity.

Eating for Hunger

When hunger is your motive for eating, the question is: "Does your body know when you've had enough?" Well, if you are overweight, obese or have diabetes you may develop leptin resistance and your "I am full" hormone, leptin, can't do its job. The hormone's signal to your hypothalamus is dampened, and you keep eating.

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