Sugar is everywhere! It’s in plain sight – soda, cookies and candy and hidden in salad dressing, ketchup and peanut butter. So what role does all this sugar play with excess acid in the body? Furthermore, how does both sugar and acidic foods have an effect on chronic diseases?
For starters, too much sugar consumption causes obesity, diabetes and tooth decay. A not so common side effect of too much sugar is the effect on body pH which leads to chronic and life-threatening diseases. Bringing awareness and knowledge to the American population is the key to reducing our nation’s health issues. [Read more…]