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cancer and sugar

Refined Sugar Promotes Cancer

Unfolding research led by Harvard Medical School professor Dr. Lewis Cantley has determined that refined sugar stimulates the growth of cancer cells into tumors, and then larger tumors. The discovery was recently broadcast by CBS’ 60 Minutes, in a piece that also highlighted...

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Scientists Find Sugar Toxic

Researchers from the University of California at San Francisco have concluded that sugar is not simply empty calories: Sugar, they find, is the cause of chronic disease and early death. The paper, written by Dr. Robert Lustig, Dr. Laura Schmidt and Dr. Claire...

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Hi Fruct Corn Syrup Raises Triglycerides

A new study from the Department of Internal Medicine at Eberhard-Karls University in Germany has confirmed that high fructose corn syrup significantly raises triglyceride levels. The research was performed on twenty healthy volunteers with an average age of 30 years old. They were...