Artificial Sweetner

Friday, May 3rd, 2013

Drink the Gatorade – ‘Cause its good for you

Ok. Here we go. Do I lawyer up now? Or wait for the phone call.

At a sporting event with my child the other day, and one of his crew members who has had chronic gastroenteritis, vomiting and severe weight loss, is told by the attending GP….

“Go on. Drink the Gatorade. You need to drink 8 to 12 bottles per day. Make sure you have it each day.

Drink as much as you can. ‘Cause its good food you.”

Err, hang on a minute.

No it’s not. It’s terrible.

It is not good for you at all.

Sugar. Sodium. Chlorine. Artificial Sweetener. Food colouring.

How is this good for you?

Highly acidic. Causes a massive blood sugar spike. Results in hypoglycaemia. Very difficult to digest.

And at that amount will irritate the hell out of your entire gastrointestinal system.

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