Does too much sugar make you stupid?

May 16, 2012 4:50:29 AM PDT
Consuming too much sugar can eat away at your brainpower.

A new study finds a steady diet of high-fructose corn syrup depleted memories in lab rats.

Within six weeks of being given a solution containing the common ingredient in processed foods, the rats' ability to think clearly waned.

University of California researchers conclude eating too much fructose affects insulin activity necessary for processing thoughts and emotions.