Added sugar is one of the biggest perpetrators of our current health crisis

According to Food Babe, one of the most insidious ways the food industry poisons us is by dousing all sorts of foods with “added sugar.” By “added sugar,” She’s talking about any sweetener that doesn’t occur naturally in a food.

Added sugar is one of the biggest perpetrators of our current health crisis, and can be implicated in many cases of obesity, type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and even cancer . The food industry knows that sugar is addicting and that sugar makes heavily processed foods taste good, so that’s why they have added it to so many foods that you’d never imagine that it would be in – salad dressings, crackers, soups, pasta sauces.

Most recently, an industry front group funded by Coca-Cola, General Mills, Hershey’s, Kellogg’s, Kraft Foods and Monsanto was exposed for commissioning a scientific review that attacked health advice to eat less sugar.

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By enricgomez.com