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Title: The Science of Sugar & Its Bitter Impact on Health
START DATE: Thursday September 04
TIME: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details:
Hillside Club, 2286 Cedar St, Berkeley, CA 94710
Event Type: Speaker
Contact NameAmy Kiser
Email Addressamy [at] ecologycenter.org
Phone Number(510) 548-2220 x222
Address2530 San Pablo Ave.
Are all calories the same? What’s all the fuss about sugar? Sugary drinks are causing health epidemics and driving up medical costs. Robert Lustig, John Swartzberg and other experts will share the latest research and discuss the impact on our future.

SPEAKERS:
Robert Lustig MD, Pediatric Endocrinologist, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital
John Swartzberg, MD, Editor of the UC Berkeley Wellness Letter
June Tester MD, MPH, Director, Healthy Hearts Program, Children’s Hospital Oakland
Pat Crawford, DrPH, Director, Atkins Center for Weight and Health
Laurie Capitelli, Berkeley Councilmember (host)

COST: $10




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