Oh Sugar!

The World Health Organization (WHO) recently released a draft for public debate which recommends that adults consume no more than six (6) teaspoons of sugar a day.  A can of soda or “healthy” fruit juice has nearly ten!  The guidelines are based on a analysis of more than 120 scientific studies.




…Marion Nestle, a nutrition researcher at New York University, predicts that grocery manufacturers are not going to take the proposal lying down. “If people follow this advice, that would be very bad for business,” she says.

Watch Coke, Pepsi and all food manufacturers fight this with millions of propaganda dollars.  Sugar is the next tobacco folks!

This New York Times Magazine 2011 article by Gary Taubes asks, Is Sugar Toxic?



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