So he wasn’t consuming cakes and sweets but nevertheless managed to ingest 40 teaspoons of sugar a day.
He didn’t reduce his calorie intake or his exercise regime.
After 18 days he was developing a fatty liver. After 60 days he had Type 2 diabetes.
On day one he decided to start with a healthy breakfast. Special cereals aimed at athletes, apple juice and low fat yoghurt. That was 20 spoonfuls of sugar. Then for lunch he upped that a to 40 spoonfuls by having dried fruit, a juice drink and sesame snaps.
Its well known that many foods sold as healthy are anything but. Low fat or slimmers’ versions usually contain sugar to make up for the reduction in fat which effects the taste.
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