Gary Taubes
Author, Self-employed

Gary Taubes is an award-winning science journalist and the author of several books on physics, medicine and nutrition. He has a masters in aerospace engineering from Stanford University and a masters in journalism from Columbia University. His work has appeared in Discover and Science, among others. His latest book is The Case Against Sugar (2016). 

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Illness and disease
The case against sugar

A potent toxin that alters hormones and metabolism, sugar sets the stage for epidemic levels of obesity and diabetes

Gary Taubes