Sugar —the bitter truth
Robert H. Lustig, M.D.
Division of Endocrinology
Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Francisco
Processed sugars and high fructose corn syrup, when consumed at the current US average rate, lead to Metabolic Syndrome–and Obesity:
- de novo lipogenesis, dyslipidemia, and hepatic steatosis
- hepatic insulin resistance
- CNS leptin resistance, promoting reward
Research shows the exact bio-chemical processes that explain why consumption of processed sugars and fructose are much worse for our health than we ever thought possible.
If you care about your health, if you are fighting metabolic syndrome or fighting obesity, then you need to see this video:
– See the video presentation here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dBnniua6-oM
The health solution is given as well.