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Taming Sugar: Solutions and Challenges at the JBF Food Conference

JBF Editors

JBF Editors

October 30, 2014


The undeniable impact of sugar on the American diet was a prominent part of the discussion during Day One of our recent JBF Food Conference. This video features some of the leading voices in the campaign to combat sugar, from Laurie David, producer of the recent hit documentary Fed Up, to Dr. Robert Lustig, the “anti-sugar guy,” to individuals on the front lines like chef Cindy Gershen and JBF Award-winning pastry chef Emily Lucchetti. Watch this panel for their strategies on tackling our nation’s sweet tooth.

Video footage of all our 2014 JBF Food Conference talks and panels can be found here.