Sugar Blues

Front Cover
Abacus Press, 1980 - Carbohydrates, Refined - 218 pages
It's a prime ingredient in countless substances from cereal to soup, from cola to coffee. Consumed at the rate of one hundred pounds for every American every year, it's as addictive as nicotine -- and as poisonous. It's sugar. And "Sugar Blues," inspired by the crusade of Hollywood legend Gloria Swanson, is the classic, bestselling expose that unmasks our generation's greatest medical killer and shows how a revitalizing, sugar-free diet can not only change lives, but quite possibly save them.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - leeanne.pedersen - LibraryThing

I was shocked by how much was known about the effects of refined sugar on the human body, before the collective amnesia brought on by the industrial food system and its lobbyists in the 20th century ... Read full review

Review: Sugar Blues

User Review  - Anne - Goodreads

Taken with a grain of salt (or sugar) this is a very informational book, though a little dated - having been written in 1975. The author goes a little over the top, basically blaming every human dis ... Read full review


It Is Necessary to be Personal
The Mark of Cane
How We Got Here from There

14 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information