Go Back   FitDay Discussion Boards > Forum Feedback and Support > FitDay Classic Feedback and Support
Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 05-28-2014, 10:46 AM   #1 (permalink)
FitDay Member
 
Join Date: May 2014
Posts: 1
Question sugar in custom foods

should I be recording sugar as grams of alcohol in the custom food label??? or else there is no other way to monitor sugars
Alison4885 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-28-2014, 11:51 AM   #2 (permalink)
Super Moderator
 
Kathy13118's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 1,121
Default

No, alcohol and sugar are different things. If you never drink alcohol or have it show up in foods, maybe you could use 'alcohol' as a way to mark sugar - just for your own tracking purposes. Fitday doesn't track sugar. But then, sugar would show up as alcohol in your pie chart. Sugar is a carbohydrate so it would show up in your carbohydrate portion, too. Sounds way too confusing to me! It wouldn't give you good information.

'Sugar alcohols' are in sugarless items like sugarless gum.
Kathy13118 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 06-21-2014, 05:13 PM   #3 (permalink)
FitDay Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 1
Default

Any idea why Fitday doesn't track sugar? I've used Fitday for years, but am thinking of switching solely because of this.
Joann23456 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
custom food nutrients, sugar

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.3.2