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Toxicity

Sugar toxic to mice in ‘safe’ doses, test finds — ScienceDaily


When mice ate a diet of 25 percent extra sugar — the mouse equivalent of a healthy human diet plus three cans of soda daily — females died at twice the normal rate and males were a quarter less likely to hold territory and reproduce, according to a toxicity test developed at the University of Utah.

via Sugar toxic to mice in ‘safe’ doses, test finds — ScienceDaily.

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