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See how much sugar is packed into 'healthy' food

Using xkcd's classic (and gross) Cadbury Egg analogy
Donut

Sneak preview: this donut has less sugar than you think...

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Cadbury cream eggs are the height of sweetness. The milky substance on the outside barely qualifies as “chocolate” and the oozing fondant within is almost pure sugar. It’s possible the foil wrapper is the most nutritious part.

When I think about eating a Cadbury cream egg, I gag a little. I once unwrapped one to see if they tasted like my childhood and stopped seconds later when the sickly smell of it hit my nose. It’s

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