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Author Jacoby, Richard (Physician), author.

Title Sugar crush : how to reduce inflammation, reverse nerve damage, and reclaim good health / Dr. Richard P. Jacoby and Raquel Baldelomar.

Publication Info. New York, NY : HarperWave, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    612.12 JAC    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    612.12 JAC    Available
Edition First edition.
Description xiv, 240 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-226) and index.
Contents This fine sweet mess. The 500-pound canary : a sugar tsunami ; the nerve of it all : how chronic inflammation crashes your miraculous hard wiring ; Killing you softly : the creep of compression ; Slightly diabetic : the metabolic syndrome and its ugly cousins -- The train to nowhere. On track for nerve damage : are your nerves already inflamed? ; The five phases of peripheral neuropathy : heed the clarion call ; Meanwhile, just make it stop : what we suffer to ease the pain -- So now what's stopping you? The sugar addition : #kickingthehabit ; The big fat lie : educated into ignorance ; So then what can you eat? : hot buttered coffee -- My own awakening.
Summary Postulates that "a diet high in sugar, processed carbohydrates, and wheat compresses and damages the peripheral nerves of the body, leading to pain, numbness, and tingling in the hands and feet, along with a host of related conditions, including migraines, gall bladder disease, and diabetes"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Sugar -- Health aspects.
Sugars in human nutrition.
Inflammation -- Prevention.
Nerves, Peripheral -- Diseases -- Prevention.
Added Author Baldelomar, Raquel, author.
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