Wednesday, March 5, 2014

An Unforgiving Breakdown of the Obscene Amount of Sugar Americans Consume

One of the things I was involved in during my multi-month break was working on the new regulations recently announced by the White House that will limit the marketing of unhealthy foods in schools.

In that vein, I give you a friendly reminder:

Sugar is terrible for you. Awful, terrible, stuff. Eating more than a very small amount of it will slowly (or less slowly) kill you.

This infograpic is a start look at how much sugar we collectively consume, and what it's doing to us. It's bad, bad stuff, doing bad bad things: