Worth another watch

by Christina on August 10, 2012

Being a 2nd year resident is MUCH better than being an intern, but I’m finding myself busier in different ways (clinic notes, paperwork, patient follow up, OB call, reconnecting with the parts of me I lost during intern year). Anyway, sorry for the lack of blog posts in the past month!

I’m working on an upcoming presentation on obesity and rediscovered this wonderful mini-med school lecture by Dr. Robert Lustig at UCSF. It’s now gotten over 2.6 million views on YouTube!

(Check out this previous post from 2010 for a summary in case you don’t have time to watch the whole 90 minute video)

And below, evidence that high fructose corn syrup is still abundant in our hospital cafeteria — ingredient #2 after water in this popular iced tea beverage:

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Chris Palmer August 10, 2012 at 10:25 pm

That is so ironic that hospitals — places where sick people go to get better — sell unhealthy food in their cafeterias.


elise August 13, 2012 at 5:27 pm

go look at the ingredient list on tube feeds. itll make you queasy.


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