With Cancer, Eating Sugar Is a ‘Double Danger’

What to know about the connection between sugar and cancer

Katie Couric
Feb 26, 2020 · 5 min read
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I became interested in sugar and how it’s impacted the obesity epidemic when I worked on the documentary Fed Up in 2014. Through my Stand Up To Cancer work, I met Dr. Lewis Cantley, director of the Sandra and Edward Meyer Foundation at Weill Cornell. He’s been studying how sugar feeds…