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72,722. If sack and sugar be a fault, God help the wicked! (Shakespeare & Fat & Devil & Fault & Alcohol & Sugar) William Shakespeare, I Henry IV II iv 524
82,533. The lucrative sugar trade powered the British economy. (Navy & Battle & Ship & Sugar) Dan Snow, Empire of the Seas: How the Navy Forged the Modern World III: High Tide
99,579. Sugar is important as each 330 ml can of Coca-Cola contains eight teaspoons of it. (Corporation & Sugar) Mark Thomas, Dispatches: Coco-Cola, Channel 4 2007
4,384. A new crop changing mankind’s taste – sugar. (Humanity & Sugar) Mankind: The Story of All of Us VIII: Treasure
31,245. The empire had been conceived in robbery but it grew fat on the cultivation of sugar. (England & Great Britain & British Empire & Sugar) Jeremy Paxman, Empire IV: Making a Fortune, BBC 2012
70,192. Which is worse for us? Fat or sugar? (Diet & Fat & Sugar & Obesity) Horizon: Sugar v Fat, BBC 2014
70,193. Over in America it’s sugar that’s under attack. (Diet & Fat & Sugar & Obesity) ibid.
70,194. It’s known as the hormone hypothesis. (Diet & Fat & Sugar & Obesity) ibid.
70,195. High protein diets make you feel fuller. (Diet & Fat & Sugar & Obesity) ibid.
70,196. ‘Eating lots of fat makes my body insulin defective.’ (Diet & Fat & Sugar & Obesity) ibid.
70,197. Professor Susan Jebb’s long-term study ... ‘You can cut calories ... it’s about the overall balance of diet.’ (Diet & Fat & Sugar & Obesity) ibid.
70,198. The world is getting fatter – processed food. (Diet & Fat & Sugar & Obesity) ibid.
70,199. Fat and sugar together ... the real problem. (Diet & Fat & Sugar & Obesity) ibid.
70,230. The brains of people who use sweeteners show a weaker response to sugar. (Diet & Weight & Fat & Sugar & Obesity) Jacques Peretti, The Men Who Made Us Thin III
72,756. The idea that certain foods can be addictive is highly controversial. (Fat & Diet & Eat & Food & Obesity & Appetite & Weight & Addiction & Sugar) Jacques Peretti, The Men That Made Us Fat I
72,757. The food industry and the sugar lobby in particular brought its muscle to bear to bury the [McGovern] report. (Fat & Diet & Eat & Food & Obesity & Appetite & Weight & Sugar) ibid.
72,759. SnackWell’s was a marketing triumph but a disaster for America’s waistline. (Fat & Diet & Eat & Food & Obesity & Appetite & Weight & Sugar) ibid.
72,760. What they did in the ’70s was give us sweater food and more of it. (Fat & Diet & Eat & Food & Obesity & Appetite & Weight & Sugar) ibid.
73,255. Even the salads contain sugar. (Food & Diet & Obesity & Fat & Weight & Fast Food & Sugar) Morgan Spurlock, Supersize Me 2004
90,127. I always thought a low fat diet was the way to go ... The new public enemy number one – it’s sugar. (Sugar & Diet & Obesity & Food) Fiona Phillips, The Truth About Sugar, BBC 2015
90,128. You might be eating far more than you think. (Sugar & Diet & Obesity & Food) ibid.
90,129. Fifty litres of sugary drink a year. (Sugar & Diet & Obesity & Food) ibid.
90,130. Mary Harton is addicted to sugar – she eats an average of 2 lbs (1 kg) of it every day. (Sugar & Addiction) Ripley’s Believe It Or Not?
90,131. Brown sugar, how come you taste so good, uh huh
Brown sugar, just like a young girl should, uh huh oh woo. The Rolling Stones, Brown Sugar, 1971
90,132. Sugar: once seen as a luxurious drug it was now a necessity – the cash crop of the Empire. (Sugar & British Empire) Simon Schama, A History of Britain: The Wrong Empire
90,133. ‘Want a Coke?’ Abra asked. ‘Sugar solves lots of problems, that’s what I think.’ Stephen King, Doctor Sleep
107,259. It’s sweet, it’s seductive, is it deadly? Tonight: the dangers of sugar: serious new warnings from serious people. Also tonight: what the sugar industry has tried to hide. The Fifth Estate: The Secrets of Sugar, CBC 2013
107,260. On average in this country 26 teaspoons of sugar per person per day. That’s forty kilos a year. ibid.
107,261. Coca-Cola has a lot of sugar: 40 grams a can, that’s ten teaspoons. But much of the sugar we eat is hidden in foods we don’t necessarily think of as sweet. ibid.
107,262. His name was John Yudkin, a British nutritionist who in 1972 wrote a book the sugar industry didn’t like: Pure White and Deadly. ibid.
107,263. Today in North America it is estimated more than a hundred million people are diabetic or pre-diabetic. ibid.
126,430. The sugar crisis in Cuba began in 1918, with the end of the First World War. It would last many years. (Cuba & US Empire & Sugar) The Cuba Libre Story s1e2: War and Sugar, Netflix 2016
47,710. Could you dump sugar from your diet. The first hospital in the country to take sugar out of hospital food. What exactly does sugar do to our brain? … Here in the UK we are eating more refined sugar than ever. And as a result we have one of the highest rates of obesity in Europe. (Sugar & Obesity) Tonight: Giving Up Sugar For Good? I ITV 2021
71,523. Giving up sugar for good. Saving lives during the pandemic. The difficulty in losing weight and keeping it off. And the drug that may provide an alternative to surgery … The UK has more overweight people than almost anywhere else in Europe. (Sugar & Obesity) Tonight: Giving Up Sugar For Good II