Sugarproof: The Hidden Dangers of Sugar That Put Your Child at Risk

Book Cover for Sugarproof: Hidden Dangers of Sugar and ME guests, Michael Goran and Emily VenturaDid you know that many foods we consider healthy are actually filled with sugar? Have you noticed your child’s behavior change when they eat too much sugar? Americans are eating more and more sugar and they often don’t even realize it. From organic fresh squeezed juices to low-fat yogurt, our foods are filled with sugar. And, these sugars have hidden dangers.


Dr. Michael Goran, one of the world’s most widely recognized experts in childhood nutrition and obesity research, and Dr. Emily Ventura, an experienced nutrition educator, public health advocate, writer, and cook, discuss their new book, Sugarproof: The Hidden Dangers of Sugar That Are Putting Your Child’s Health at Risk and What You Can Do. They join Marti & Erin  for an in-depth discussion on hidden sources of sugar, how sugar consumption has changed over time, how we can reduce sugar, and how different types of sugar affect our children physically, emotionally, and academically. You won’t want to miss this compelling episode of Mom Enough!



How much sugar are your children eating? What have you noticed about the effects of sugar on your children’s behavior? What were you most surprised to learn in this episode of Mom Enough?



❉ SUGARPROOF KIDS BLOG. Check out the Sugarproof blog for recipes, resources, and sugarproof science.


SUGARPROOF HOMEMADE PUMPKIN PIE RECIPE. Check out this recipe on the Sugarproof Kids blog.


❉ GORAN LAB. Check out the lab where they are studying the effects of body fat, sugar, and diet on long-term health.


FOLLOW SUGARPROOF AND MICHAEL GORAN ON SOCIAL MEDIA: Sugarproof on Instagram and Michael Goran on Twitter.


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