Health risks of sugar are worse than tobacco

3 Sugar can cause insulin resistance, which leads towards metabolic syndrome and diabetes

Insulin is a very important hormone in the body. Insulin allows glucose (blood sugar) to enter cells from the bloodstream and commands the cells to start burning glucose instead of fat. Having too much glucose in the blood is toxic and one of the reasons for complications of diabetes, like blindness.

Sugar can cause insulin resistance, which leads towards metabolic syndrome and diabetes

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