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What’s Up with Fructose?

Fructose makes food taste better so how bad can consuming fructose be?

Everything You Wanted to Know About Fructose…And It’s Not Good

Fructose is probably the sweetest natural sugar. On a scale of sweetness where sucrose (obtained from sugar cane) is 100, fructose is 173.
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Where is the Al Gore of Obesity When You Need Him

With the global epidemic of childhood obesity, we are now seeing this type of diabetes in children, some as young as pre-school. 

The Cardiometabolic Syndrome is a Complex Metabolic Web

The underpinning for much of the death and disability from arterial vascular disease in this country is the metabolic syndrome.

What’s the Link Between Gout and Obesity?

Gout is a type of arthritis that is triggered when uric acid crystallizes inside of a joint. This usually happens when blood levels of uric acid are elevated.