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The Poisons

Posted on 2009-01-26 at 7:04 p.m..

Excerpt from Dr. Mark Hyman:

You could be eating sawdust -- and not even know it!

Sound crazy?

Let me explain.

On a recent plane ride to a medical conference, I started a conversation with the man sitting next to me to pass the time. I told him that I was a physician working in the area of nutrition.

He exclaimed that the new low-carb craze was a boon for business. I assumed he was in the food business -- but I was wrong.

When I asked him what he did for a living, he replied that he worked in the wood pulp industry.

So what�s the connection between wood pulp and low carbs?

As it turns out, cellulose -- an indigestible fiber starch -- is one of the main ingredients in processed low-carb foods.

And what�s another name for cellulose?


The Truth About Our Foods by Dr. Mark Hyman

The video is funny and cute; but rotting insides are not so cute and funny as they make it sound. And you know it.


  • High Fructose Corn Syrup

  • Trans Fats

  • Splenda & Artificial Sweeteners

  • Refined "Natural" Sugar

  • Atrazine; Common Pesticide

  • MSG: Common Food Additive

  • GMOs: Genetically Modified Foods

  • Toxic Additives Chart

  • Stress, Denial & Hate

  • Jealousy

    How do I avoid these poisons?

  • Tip #1: Read The Labels

  • Tip #2: Listen To Your Body

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