U.S. Sugar consumption statistics

Our over-consumption of sugar and processed foods — especially soda — is a big deal. I’ve written about it before, and I talk about the connection to diabetes and other degenerative diseases in my Eating to Reverse Diabetes video.

The following graphic, created by the the design team at, illustrates more about our sugar habit and its effects on our health.

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  1. […] of a war on added sugar in my life.  A couple of years ago, I taught College 101 and shared this sugar statistic graphic with my students.  I was amazed, but not surprised that “according to brain scans, sugar is […]

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