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 […]

Is sugar as dangerous as alcohol and tobacco?

Thank you to my friend Gail in Wisconsin who alerted me to this great announcement about the ABC News segment highlighting a ¬†group of researchers from the University of California, San Francisco, who are urging a tax on sugary treats. In an editorial published¬†Feb 1, 2012¬†in the journal Nature, the UCSF doctors, Robert Lustig, Laura […]