CCS Medical Blog

Winning the War on Sugar: How Taxpayers Subsidize the Sugar Industry

Thanks to science writer Gary Taubes and his new book, The Case Against Sugar, we now have a driving force for a new War on Drugs that we are calling The War on Sugar.

In the last three blogs, we’ve revealed three facts about sugar. First, the prevalence of added sugars...

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Winning the War on Sugar: Just Say No!

"Just Say No!" An Old Slogan Becomes the New Battle Cry

In our last blog, "Understanding the Addictive Power of Sugar," we discussed the two-pronged addictive power that sugar holds over us as a nation. 

First, there is the physically addictive properties of refined...

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Winning the War on Sugar: Understanding the Addictive Power of Sugar

In our last blog, we talked about the desperate need to wage a War on Sugar, akin to the 1980s “War on Drugs.” Using science writer Gary Taubes as our champion, we identified the prevalence of added sugars in our American diet as the real stimulant affecting type 2...

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New Year, Fresh Start!

Making Attainable New Year's Resolutions that Focus on Continuous Improvement

It’s a New Year!  And just like the ones before, we make promises to be a newer, better person. We vow to make big-time changes in what promises to be the best year of our lives. But just like...

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Give Yourself the Gift of Good Health This Holiday Season

The holiday season can be hard on the diet and exercise routine with all the opportunities for consumption in the office break room, the buffets and the holiday table, not to mention the numerous libations that abound at just about every occasion!

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Keep Healthy Habits Going

Did you make a health-oriented New Year's resolution? To eat better, exercise more, or lose weight? Much of that January motivation starts to wane by the time March rolls around, and many of us are ready to call it quits.

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