Is big business hiding how bad sugar really is for us? Yes, clearly they are at least trying.
This new – slightly conspiratorial – video has quickly reached more than 250,000 views on YouTube. Worth watching for an entertaining five-minute primer on the topic.
A few facts are a bit overblown: High fructose corn syrup is hardly as addictive as cocaine. And its effects in the body is not much worse than regular sugar, it’s close to the same thing. Also it’s only toxic in the abnormally high doses that most people consume today.