Professor of Clinical Epidemiology at the University of Liverpool, UK, Simon Capewell says, “Sugar is the new tobacco.
“Everywhere, sugary drinks and junk foods are now pressed on unsuspecting parents and children by a cynical industry focussed on profit not health.
“The obesity epidemic is already generating a huge burden of disease and death.” [source TELEGRAPH]
Personally, I can't work out whether the following Sugar Causes Candida Causes Cancer documentary isn't just one massive advert for Yakult, but if that manufacturer of pro-biotic drinks wants to send in a freelance advertising residual be my guest...
ADDENDUM: referring to the question in the opening paragraph and implied in the title of this blogpost, don't think I've forgotten about the amoral and shameless ARMS INDUSTRY, that which daily kills thousands and thousands of our race worldwide, FOR PROFIT.