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Medicine: Sugar / The Body #963857

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 21, 2010
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Findings of a new "Journal of the American Medical Assn." study on the link between sugar & heart disease reported.

(Philadelphia: Yunji de Nies) A look at what sugar does to the body presented; scenes {& diagrams} shown from the University of Pennsylvania Rodebaugh Diabetes Center of the monitoring of glucose levels in the blood when glucose/fructose is drunk; details given about how the sugar turns to fat in the body. [Dr. Mark SCHUTTA†- explains the level readings.] The response of the beverage industry to the ABC News test quoted.

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