With the Easter Chocolate Egg Fest
about to hit,
it was with some interest that I read this
article in last Sunday's New York Times Magazine:
Please read this
or watch the video
I couldn't begin to relate to you the science explained by Dr. Lustig here,
but I'm convinced.
It's been a puzzle to me for sometime now that when I
spend time in the US I always, without fail, gain weight.
We eat the same things as we do here in Canada,
(okay, maybe we eat out a little more often),
my activity level remains the same, but even as short a stay as a few weeks
means I come home with a couple of extra pounds.
This information for me goes a long way in explaining this mystery.
Earl "Rusty" Butz and Richard Nixon have a lot to answer for.