Monthly Archives January 2014


Dr Johnslon interviewed in Glamour Magazine

January 18, 2014  |  Post by:  |  Blog, News Comments Off on Dr Johnslon interviewed in Glamour Magazine

What Sugar Really Does to Your Body

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(January) — “Sugar is not a toxin in the sense you should never eat it,” says Richard J. Johnson, M.D., a professor at the University of Colorado Medical Center in Denver and author of The Fat Switch. “We’re just eating too much.”

Dr. Richard Johnson on BBC “Fructose The Bittersweet Sugar”.

January 09, 2014  |  Post by:  |  Blog, News Comments Off on Dr. Richard Johnson on BBC “Fructose The Bittersweet Sugar”.

If you believe the headlines fructose is “addictive as cocaine” , a “toxic additive” or a “metabolic danger”. So how has a simple sugar in fruit got such a bad name and is there any evidence behind the accusations that it has caused the obesity epidemic? Meanwhile, a new health claim approved by the European Union promoting the benefits of fructose containing foods or drinks, comes into force in the New Year. So where does the truth lie? Dr Mark Porter talks to leading world experts to sift through the evidence.

Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03nt9wj