September 19, 2013

Sugar As Addictive As Alcohol

The head of Amsterdam’s Public Health Service, Paul Van Der Velpen says sugar is an “addictive” drug, which needs to be regulated…funny coming from a country where weed is legal. He likened sugar to alcohol and tobacco, and said that obesity is an expanding problem that will lead to rising healthcare costs. What does he propose? Labels on sugar that warn that it’s addictive and can be bad your health.

[ Read the Article: Sugar As Dangerous As Smoking, Warns Dutch Health Chief ]

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