Saturday, January 30, 2010

Study Finds High-Fructose Corn Syrup Contains Mercury


I just came across this. Sheesh ... I knew there we had a history with this stuff in our country and that it was one of the big targets for the obesity epidemic, but wow.

 MONDAY, Jan. 26 (HealthDay News) -- Almost half of tested samples of commercial high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS) contained mercury, which was also found in nearly a third of 55 popular brand-name food and beverage products where HFCS is the first- or second-highest labeled ingredient, according to two new U.S. studies., ... Read the complete article here.

1 comment:

  1. Yikes. That is frightening. No better time to jump on the foodies bandwagon!