Experts of UC San Francisco created a new website known as “Sugar Science”. The chief purpose of this site is to educate regarding the severe health risks caused by sugar.
Researchers of UCSF formed SugarScience. org after the examination of numerous scientific articles on sugar and its effect. They also sorted out all the important and useless industry funded articles which lack certain evidences.
The study revealed that additional intake of sugar gives birth to some really significant diseases such as liver disease, heart disease, Type 2 diabetes and many others.
In future, the specialists intend to gather data related to all sweetened foods and publish it on the website. It will inform people how to reduce the amount of sugar from their daily lives. It will also shed a light on the significance of the drop of sugar on the human health.
This national plan is released with the collaboration of other health departments such as County Health Organization and National Association of City.
The program contains a review of around 8,000 scientific reports which are published in different Journals.
Laura Schmidt, a health policy professor of UCSF informed that currently there main focus is on the consumption of sugar and its effect on human health. There priority is to create a balance in the daily diet of people. It will certainly give awareness to people about the harmful effect of sugar.