The simple weight-loss formula — burn more calories than you consume — is anything but, new science is finding. Brands and dieters are waking up to the reality that “a calorie isn’t just a calorie", and our mistaken faith in the power of this seemingly simple measurement may be hindering the fight against obesity. A must-read for every food scientist and nutritionist/dietitian!
Children are manifesting increased rates of adult diseases like . And they are getting diseases that used to be unheard of in children, like . So why is this happening? Here Dr Robert Lustig, arch critic of sugar/fructose, writes about his new obesity study published this week.