@robertlustigmd - Twitter Profile Analysis

Analysis of 200 tweets by Robert Lustig MD, from 26 Jan 2021 to 23 Jul 2021.

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Robert Lustig MD

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Physician, Author of Fat Chance, Hacking of the American Mind, and Metabolical. Learn more at https://t.co/zPM9yG9V8U and https://t.co/853Spz3gXN.

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6,248 tweets
5,145 favourites
1 tweets per day
2014 since
28,018 following
1,038 listed
San Francisco, California location

Top Tweets by @robertlustigmd

Robert Lustig MD
"Based on the risk of developing chronic metabolic diseases and dental caries, the intake of added and free sugars should be as low as possible." @EFSA_EU https://t.co/6v8MouZUpV
23 Jul, 2021 - 12:43 PM UTC
Robert Lustig MD
"Nutrition plays a role both in obesity and other noninfectious diseases," Kara said, noting that excessive consumption of sugar and sugar-added food may cause cardiovascular diseases, cancers, diabetes and other health problems. https://t.co/Q9P2lvjZ3X
22 Jul, 2021 - 02:15 PM UTC
Robert Lustig MD
Medical debt is now 4% of all healthcare expenditures ($140B/$3.5T) and 75% of that debt is for chronic metabolic disease. Bottom line: everyone is sick and no one is getting paid...because of the food. @nytimes https://t.co/LBRU5ijCO0
21 Jul, 2021 - 11:55 AM UTC
Robert Lustig MD
More evidence linking ultra-processed food to inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). @mnt https://t.co/KcEGXDcZ2S
20 Jul, 2021 - 12:17 PM UTC
Robert Lustig MD
"The review describes the Covid-19 pandemic as a 'painful reality check' that has revealed the scale of food-related ill-health." @BBCNews https://t.co/34yIqovL8R
19 Jul, 2021 - 11:17 AM UTC
Robert Lustig MD
"How did we end up with a food system that can feed the world but makes us so ill? One that destroys wildlife, pollutes our rivers and air, and produces almost a third of our greenhouse gases?" https://t.co/Grg6NPaLOZ
16 Jul, 2021 - 11:50 AM UTC
Robert Lustig MD
We’re all paying — with our health, our healthcare, our sense of well-being, and our environment. @guardian https://t.co/uSLcAzv5jx
15 Jul, 2021 - 05:28 AM UTC
Robert Lustig MD
"The evidence linking ultra-processed food products and health risks is robust." @NUPENS_USP @CMonteiro_USP https://t.co/18JULMgwni
14 Jul, 2021 - 10:38 AM UTC
Robert Lustig MD
"Last and least healthy on the NOVA scale are ultra-processed foods....industrial formulations made entirely or mostly from substances such as oils, fats, sugar, starch and proteins as well as flavor enhancers and artificial colors." @DiscoverMag https://t.co/WfCMUzJHS0
13 Jul, 2021 - 05:57 AM UTC
Robert Lustig MD
One in 500 Americans needs a statin, but one in 4 are taking them...and one in 8 of those are having side-effects. Get this book to figure out if a statin-free life is right for you. @DrAseemMalhotra https://t.co/nbbS767vqt
12 Jul, 2021 - 06:34 AM UTC
Robert Lustig MD
Over a thousand references to support @RobertLustigMD's latest book: "Metabolical: The Lure and the Lies of Processed Food, Nutrition, and Modern Medicine." Check them out at https://t.co/y7eHDakizu
10 Jul, 2021 - 03:29 AM UTC
Robert Lustig MD
What if the key to treating mental illness can’t be found at the pharmacy but lies in the foods we eat? Join me and Bonnie Kaplan, PhD TODAY as we discuss solutions to our mental health crisis. https://t.co/9u8YPkuCcf
09 Jul, 2021 - 08:22 AM UTC
Robert Lustig MD
Thank you @Levels for sharing this important information! View full post here: https://t.co/LofAhUTG15
08 Jul, 2021 - 12:46 PM UTC
Robert Lustig MD
Missed my conversation with Jeffrey Sachs? Listen here! https://t.co/D1MPqRnaNn
07 Jul, 2021 - 07:34 AM UTC
Robert Lustig MD
Check out this new podcast with English colleague Patrick Holford (@patrickholford) to find out what’s really driving poor health and what we can do about it on both a personal and societal level. https://t.co/mJXWPWlNer
06 Jul, 2021 - 07:00 AM UTC

Top Retweets by @robertlustigmd

Aging Mastered
Check out the “inflammatory clock of aging (iAge)” that can predict age-related inflammatory diseases and gauge the overall health of your immune system. @mnt https://t.co/K5qECZ2fJZ
16 Jul, 2021 - 11:56 AM UTC
Hypoglycemia Support Foundation
🩸A date for your diary: Hypoglycemia Support Foundation Facebook Live. With HSF Founder & President Roberta Ruggiero & CEO @wolframald July 23rd 9am Pacific/noon eastern. 🩸It’s the Blood Sugar Hotline, inc special guests. https://t.co/pYnS6zUHoS
13 Jul, 2021 - 03:39 PM UTC
Aging Mastered
“We have mechanisms in the mitochondria that mop free radicals up for us, but if they become overwhelmed—if we have over-nutrition, if we eat too much junk, if we smoke—the defense mechanism absolutely cannot keep up." @SciTechDaily1 https://t.co/ACsSGlvaNt
12 Jul, 2021 - 06:43 AM UTC
Aging Mastered
"The effects of these [ultra-processed] food and drink products reach all age groups of populations, from childhood obesity to frailty in the elderly , impacting health in the short, medium, and long term." @NUPENS_USP https://t.co/ueFz6lQBJU
05 Jul, 2021 - 10:42 AM UTC
Aging Mastered
"Lo and behold, participants who had a higher diet score (meaning, lots of fruits, veggies, grains, and legumes and fewer processed, sugar-laden items) had less epigenetic age acceleration markers." @mindbodygreen https://t.co/22aqFcOUaH
28 Jun, 2021 - 03:21 PM UTC
Cynthia Thurlow, NP
I am interviewing @RobertLustigMD for the podcast in 2 weeks What questions do you have for him?
23 Jun, 2021 - 11:24 AM UTC
Aging Mastered
"We may underestimate how important the relationship between imprinting and disease is, as well as the relationship of imprinting to the inheritance of parentally-acquired disease, such as obesity," said Professor Perry of @UniofBath. https://t.co/cjXeiNQodG
22 Jun, 2021 - 01:04 PM UTC
Aging Mastered
"Our findings provide a potential link between the importance of including plant based foods in the diet, the microbiome, and the improved health and lifespan that we find in people with higher socioeconomic backgrounds." @UofGlasgow https://t.co/SJAxWKQhvW
18 Jun, 2021 - 01:35 PM UTC
Pete Cohen
#122 - Interview With Professor Lustig - Metabolical: The Lure and the Lies of Processed Food, Nutrition, and Modern Medicine https://t.co/MgahHyklp6
15 Jun, 2021 - 04:27 AM UTC
Aging Mastered
“Through a lack of regulation, and enabling the low cost and ready availability of ultra-processed foods foods, we are damaging our children’s long-term health." @imperialcollege https://t.co/DHMPvGB0k2
14 Jun, 2021 - 07:17 PM UTC
Aging Mastered
"This approach is improving the resilience to pathogen exposure—one being coronaviruses like SARS-CoV-2—in the elderly. This will just increase the chances of survival whether it's pneumonia or COVID-19 or COVID-24 or whatever is going to be next." https://t.co/muaWCKYQsG
11 Jun, 2021 - 05:52 PM UTC
maggie watts
Clubhouse people - this room is happening at 7pm BST - one not to be missed! 💥 “Metabolical - The Sugar Effect - With Professor Lustig” with @petecohen_, @RobertLustigMD and Mi365 - Pete Cohen . Today, 11 Jun at 7:00 pm BST on @clubhouse! https://t.co/9Iw6RF3PPg
11 Jun, 2021 - 05:34 PM UTC
Mike DiDonato
.@RobertLustigMD our team loved Metabolical so much that we had to buy a couple extra copies to share with the @Levels community 👀 “Protect the liver, feed the gut” 💯💪
11 Jun, 2021 - 03:18 PM UTC
Tom McGinn
Gastroenterologists getting the word out. FRUCTOSE. SUGAR. “Protect the liver, feed the gut” @RobertLustigMD #NASHday https://t.co/JM0LDtpqaN
10 Jun, 2021 - 06:24 PM UTC
Barry Allyn
If your waist circumference is high and your blood pressure is also high, assume the problem is SUGAR not salt. -Metabolical @RobertLustigMD
10 Jun, 2021 - 03:45 PM UTC



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