The sugar industry blocked research linking sucrose to heart disease and cancer from publication for 50 YEARS, damning report reveals



The sugar industry blocked the release of a study showing sucrose directly increases the risk of heart disease and cancer in 1968, newly-uncovered documents reveal.
The research, which was funded and designed by the sugar industry, was intended to dispel fears that fructose-containing sugars affect blood lipids. 
But internal correspondence uncovered by researchers at the University of California at San Francisco, show that industry leaders pulled the plug on its publication after getting wind that it would prove the clearest link between sugar and disease ever found. 
The finding,... read more

 
21 November 2017 in Health, Views: 58
Source: Daily Mail
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