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sugar is toxic

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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Kids’ Cereals: More Sugar than Dessert

Researchers from the Environmental Working Group have found that most children’s cereals contain more sugar than a twinkie or several cookies, and only 25% meet the government’s panel’s guidelines for sugar content. While the guidelines recommend no more than 26% sugar content by...