Is Sugar Toxic?

Gary Taubes wrote a great article on this topic  in the Wall Street Journal on April 13, 2011 and his intense scientific rigor is well worth the read. See the full article by clicking the link below. I was especially fascinated by 3 main questions the article addressed Is our excessive consumption of sugar is […]

Big Food: Health, Culture and the Evolution of Eating

Kids these days — and adults, for that matter — are consuming far too many spoons full of sugar. This sugar excess contributes importantly to the epidemic of obesity, and all of its consequences — diabetes in particular. Diabetes and other complications of obesity require pharmacotherapy much of the time. And there we have it: […]