Talking Points: The War on Sugars - A Bittersweet Success Story

This month, let’s talk about sugars, specifically caloric sweetener demand in the US, and ponder why it is that, although consumption has fallen by about one-fifth this century, our waistlines do not appear to have gotten the memo? What’s up with that?

1. Let’s Start With the Data – The ‘Availability’ of Sugars Is Down One-Fifth. 

2. The War on Sugars – Mission Accomplished? 

3. Obesity Is Complex, There Is No Sugar-Coated Silver Bullet.

4. Now What? – Carry on Regardless?