Is Sugar Toxic?

sugarCBS news featured an interesting story on their popular TV news show, “60 Minutes” this past week.
For CBS news and 60 Minutes, Dr. Sanjay Gupta interviewed top scientists from across the U.S. In this video, they clearly linked eating sugar to diseases such as stroke, heart attack, type II diabetes, hypertension and obesity.
It’s interesting that one scientist in particular was surprised by how fast sugar causes the liver to produce LDL particles that accelerate atherosclerosis.
In the video, you’ll also see how eating sugar can aid cancer in destroying you, by stimulating surplus insulin secretion. the insulin helps cancer cells to grow, so this is why keeping your glucose and insulin blood levels low is important.
Watch the video and you’ll see why sugar is toxic. In fact, even if you cut out sugar, you will probably still produce a lot of glucose from eating other foods that don’t even contain sugar.
This is why I cut sugar from my diet years ago. I used to live on cakes, cookies and candy and my health eventually fell aprt. It wasn’t until I got rid of the sugar creeps that I came back. Again, check out the video below and learn how to save your life.
Dr. Sanjay Gupta reports on new research showing that beyond weight gain, sugar can take a serious toll on your health, worsening conditions ranging from heart disease to cancer.