Cancer's Favorite Food - Found in Everything You Eat?
August 27 2010
Pancreatic tumor cells use fructose to divide and proliferate, according to a
study that challenges the notion that all sugars are the same.
Tumor cells fed both glucose and fructose used the two sugars in two different ways. This could explain why other studies have previously
linked fructose intake with pancreatic cancer, one of the deadliest
According to MSNBC:
"Americans take in large amounts of fructose, mainly in high fructose corn syrup, a mix of fructose and glucose that is used in soft
drinks, bread and a range of other foods. Politicians, regulators,
health experts and the industry have debated whether high fructose corn
syrup and other ingredients have been helping make Americans fatter and