Jude's Threshold

A Tapestry Blog of Astrology, Politics, Art, and Social Concerns

Guess what? High Fructose Corn Syrup does indeed cause weight gain

Here’s an article that my friend Terry Burger has splashed onto FaceBook, and it details new studies which give lie to industry denials that high fructose corn syrup causes faster weight gain. So there, sassy food industry.

Now put down that syrup bottle, America! Easy to say, isn’t it?

Yet lack of fake syrup consumption is no cure-all because entirely deleting HFCS from one’s diet is made much more difficult by the abundant use of it in products and foods across the board as the industry sneaks in high fructose corn syrup in order to bump up flavors and cause (along with the inclusion of mace) irresistible food cravings.

Why, you’d almost think that the US food industry was Trying To Make Us Fat, now wouldn’t you?


On another note, today is Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s birthday and given all that’s going on on Capitol Hill of late, you may wish to read a few astro-details concerning her natal chart and Sun Aries/Moon Scorpio blend.


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