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[disinfo ed.’s note: this original essay was first published by disinformation on May 14, 2001. Some links and contact information may have changed.] A worldwide epidemic is raging. The cause is a…




CBS News ponders whether America is being poisoned by food we “improved” via technology: Modern wheat is a “perfect, chronic poison,” according to Dr. William Davis, a cardiologist who has published a…







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Although food activists have been warning for years of the dangers of the massive sugar overload in the American diet, and in particular the perils to our health from the ubiquitous High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS), only now has the scientific research confirming their concerns become so compelling that the mainstream media is taking what was once a minority viewpoint seriously. The most remarkable thing about this “60 Minutes” investigation by celebrity doctor Sanjay Gupta is the short shrift given to the sugar industry’s right to reply. Gupta and CBS News dismiss the industry representative’s protest against the research summarily, essentially calling him out for having nothing of substance to say. Bravo Dr. Gupta!

You can read a transcript of the segment here.