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High-Fructose Corn Syrup is Bad Because….

I was watching tv the other day and saw this ad: It's the Corn Refiners Association latest attempt to defend their product high-fructose corn syrup. The ad shows a couple having a picnic in the park. A girl offers her boyfriend a bite of a popsicle. He says, "Don't you love me?" She says, "Of… Continue reading High-Fructose Corn Syrup is Bad Because….

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New Ad Shows Human Fat Poured from Soft Drink

Last week the New York Health Department started putting up these billboard ads on city subways. It's the latest move in the city's fight against obesity and diabetes. The ads show sodas and other sugary drinks like bottled tea and sport drinks being poured out as globs of human fat, blood vessels and all, over… Continue reading New Ad Shows Human Fat Poured from Soft Drink