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the truth about high fructose corn syrup

19 Sep

A response to the Corn Refiner’s Association’s “Sweet Surprise” ad campaign.

Med school agrees.  High fructose corn syrup produces more free fatty acids, increases insulin resistance, increases inflammatory markers, and increases the risk of atherosclerosis.  Trust me, having held a severely atherosclerotic aorta laden with calcified plaque, this is not a syndrome you want.