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Sugar intake and skin health

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Sugar can hurt our waistlines, but what about skin? A process known as glycation could be to blame for an increase in fine lines and wrinkles. Dr. Doris Day, an associate clinical professor at NYU Medical Center, talks about how it works and what we can do about it.

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