Is Fructose a Poison?

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Summary: Processed fructose is biologically connected to gout, high blood pressure and body fat.In 1980, the Seven Countries Study erroneously associated a high-fat diet with heart disease and ushered in the low-fat, high-carbohydrate diet craze. Unfortunately, the prevalence of heart disease increased and remains our nation’s number one killer. Why? The answer is simple: fructose. Fructose, when stripped of natural fibers, is linked to gout, high blood pressure and obesity. Join Dr. Mike to learn how you can prevent processed fructose from damaging your health.