Sugar and Sex Hormones: Excess Amounts of the Sweet Stuff Linked to Infertility, Cancer, and More
Posted Dec 18 2008 7:34pm
Note from Connie: In my book SUGAR SHOCK!, I discuss the connection between excess sugar consumption and developing with your relationships and your sex life. Now, new research further confirms this link. Jennifer Moore updates you.
New research in the Journal of Clinical Investigation reveals another reason to avoid using heaps of sugar: Too much of the sweetener can shut off a gene that helps control estrogen and testosterone levels.
What could happen if there's too much estrogen and testosterone floating around your body?