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The case against sugar

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"From the best-selling author of Why We Get Fat, a groundbreaking, eye-opening expose that makes the convincing case that sugar is the tobacco of the new millennium: backed by powerful lobbies, entrenched in our lives, and making us very sick. Among Americans, diabetes is more prevalent today than ever; obesity is at epidemic proportions; nearly 10% of children are thought to have nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. And sugar is at the root of these, and other, critical society-wide, health-related problems. With his signature command of both science and straight talk, Gary Taubes delves into Americans' history with sugar: its uses as a preservative, as an additive in cigarettes, the contemporary overuse of high-fructose corn syrup. He explains what research has shown about our addiction to sweets. He clarifies the arguments against sugar, corrects misconceptions about the relationship between sugar and weight loss; and provides the perspective necessary to make informed decisions about sugar as individuals and as a society"--

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Geneva Public Library 613.2 TAU (Text)
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 DONATION: GIVEN IN MEMORY OF MARY ANNE BOURBEAU
Lima Public Library 613.2833 TAU (Text)
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32139000984086
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Macedon Public Library 613.2 TAU (Text)
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52121300566289
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Marion Public Library 613.28 TAU (Text)
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52122300006433
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Mount Morris Library 613.2 Tau (Text)
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52123300224877
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Naples Library 613.2833 TAUBES (Text)
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52124300334278
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Palmyra Community Library 613.2833 TAU (Text)
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Sodus Community Library 613.2833 TAU (Text)
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52148300452137
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Victor Farmington Library 613.2 TAU (Text)
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52128300773070
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Walworth-Seely Public Library 613.2 Taubes (Text)
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52129300902305
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