No sugar coating it: U.S. has a sweet tooth

Kennesaw State University professor Robert Buresh discussed the United States' "sugar…

Georgia (Feb 2, 2016) — Kennesaw State University professor Robert Buresh discussed the United States' "sugar addiction" on a visit to WABE's "Closer Look" program.

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The U.S. is the No. 1 sugar consumer in the world, he said. Buresh, an associate professor in KSU's Department of Exercise Science and Sport Management, talked about sugar intake and its possible consequences.

Click here to listen to the full interview, starting at the 16:32 mark of the show


 

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