Professor Simon Capewell is a public health and policy researcher at the University of Liverpool who claims that sugar, especially the sugar in sugary drinks, is the single biggest cause of obesity.
Simon appeared on the University of Liverpool Podcast to discuss the future of the sugar industry, and why it is so important of reduce the amount of sugar in UK and US diets.
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