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High Fructose Corn Syrup Backlash

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sugarcubes.jpgU.S. use of high fructose corn syrup found in soft drinks, cereals, and pretty much everything dropped 11 percent between 2003 and 2008, with the HFCS producers blaming a misinformation campaign that "argues corn syrup is behind rising obesity in the U.S. and that favors sugar over the refined product." [AP]