Sugar and Health — The Sweet, the Sour, and the Sticky!

  March 2015 Presented by the Stanford Cancer Supportive Care Program. We will examine the role of sugar in our food supply, how sugar in the diet affects our health, and the many controversies surrounding this nutrient. Speaker: Alison Ryan, RD, MS, CSO,...

Is a Calorie a Calorie? Processed Food, Experiment Gone Wrong

  April 2015 The Modern American Table: Is a Calorie a Calorie? We’ve all heard the dictate that a calorie is a calorie regardless of its source. But are all foods truly created equal in terms of how they affect our health and weight? Given the barrage of...