NuGo, Pittsburgh, PA, rolls out a diabetic-friendly line of protein bars —
NuGo Slim — which the company claims is the first almost sugar-free, high-protein bar made without maltitol or artificial sweeteners. Containing 180 Cal, 15 g protein and 2 g sugar per 45-g serving, NuGo Slim bars are certified gluten-free. Chicory root adds 9 g fiber and naturally sweetens the body of the bars. Free from high-fructose corn syrup, hydrogenated oils and trans fats, NuGo Slim bars are now available in retail stores nationwide for less than $2 each. Flavors include Brownie Crunch,

Roasted Peanut and Raspberry Truffle.