Fructose and obesity

http://www.sciam.com/blog/60-second-science/post.cfm?id=not-all-sugars-are-created-equal-2009-04-20

…”Sugar overload of any type does not bode well for your waistline or
your health, but a new study suggests that certain sugars trigger more
health problems than others. Consuming large quantities of fructose, a
sugar found in high fructose corn syrup used to sweeten soft drinks
and processed foods, may induce metabolic changes that lead to
increased risk of type 2 diabetes and heart disease, according to a
study published today in The Journal of Clinical Investigation.”….

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