"It's addictive, it's everywhere and scientists are coming round to thinking it does us no good at all." Findings have shown that sugar is not just bad because it makes us fat but sugar itself is directly linked to diseases such as cancer and Alzheimer's. Sugar not just dangerous for obese people but also for children. Increasing number, of kids get the first stages of chronic fructose damage, such as fatty liver disease and type 2 diabetes. To read more about how dangerous sugar is, check out this article on the News Strait Times, 28th Jan 2014.