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If you still haven’t given up sugar…

… then watch this short video. Advertisements

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And now we know who controls Trump…

So, the whole world realises that sugar is bad for health except US. Check this out. Taxing sugar would be bad for the companies that still push it to the public as consumers will (hopefully) think twice when it comes … Continue reading

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Biggest con of the last century…

… and we are still paying for it. Here’s a very interesting article about how it happened: http://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/apr/07/the-sugar-conspiracy-robert-lustig-john-yudkin

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Correlation does not equal causation, I know, but…

The evidence is compelling. See for yourself here. I was never a believer in the low-fat diet. It just did not sit well with me. While sugar, well, don’t get me started on this subject. Check out the graphs, especially … Continue reading

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Marketing to kids

I am so glad that my son is immune to this kind of brainwash! He’s been sugar and junk-food free for over a year now. And, no, I did not force him into this 🙂

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To tax or not to tax, fat that is.

The fat tax is in the media again. Denmark’s experiment has failed miserably after 1 year – people have revolted and shopped across the border. Unfortunately, if it happened in Australia people would not have that luxury. By the way, … Continue reading

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Can we live without sugar?

Short answer is yes, but life won’t be very sweet 🙂 Sugar, or sucrose, is made up of 2 different parts. There’s a molecule of glucose chemically bonded with a molecule of fructose. Once ingested, an enzyme called sucrase breaks … Continue reading

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