Fed Up - "The film the food industry doesn't want you to see"Submitted by Michael Nystrom on Thu, 05/15/2014 - 16:43
A friend of mine told me about this movie earlier this afternoon. Dr. Mark Hyman is in it, too. Never heard of him before this afternoon, either. But it looks good, so I'm passing it along. Just don't rag on me because Bill Clinton is in the trailer, please. =D
'10 Day Detox Diet' author Mark Hyman tells how to end sugar addiction and clean up your diet
Nutrition expert's book outlines a program to help quit deadly dependance on processed food
By Nicole Lyn Pesce | New York Daily News | Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Sugar is killing us.
It’s not the couple of teaspoons we’re stirring into our morning coffee, but the sweetened additives hidden inside processed foods — even the seemingly healthy, low-fat ones like cereal and tomato sauce — that we eat every day.
“Some animal studies show that sugar is eight times more addictive than cocaine,” says Dr. Mark Hyman, who’s been researching the effect of the sweet stuff on our systems for 20 years, and has compiled the latest findings into his new book, “The Blood Sugar Solution 10-Day Detox Diet.”
Nearly 70% of Americans and 1.5 billion people worldwide are overweight, and that's expected to balloon to 2.3 billion people worldwide by 2015.