Pure, White and Deadly

Pure, White and Deadly : How Sugar Is Killing Us and What We Can Do to Stop It

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This revised and updated study of sugar reinforces Yudkin's belief that sugar can contribute to many of our most prolific diseases including diabetes, liver and heart disease. He claims that children and adult health could be much improved if more care was taken to eliminate sugar from diets. John Yudkin has also written "This Slimming Business", "This Nutrition Business", "The A-Z of Slimming" and "The Penguin Encyclopedia of Slimming".show more

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  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 128 x 192 x 20mm | 199.58g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0140083537
  • 9780140083538

About John Yudkin

John Yudkin (1910-95) was a British physiologist and nutritionist, whose books include This Slimming Business, Eat Well, Slim Well and This Nutrition Business. He became internationally famous with his bookPure, White and Deadly, first published in 1972, and was one of the first scientists to claim that sugar was a major cause of obesity and heart disease.show more

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