This article from The Rebel Yell, titled “Rebel Health: High fructose corn syrup, the hidden enemy,” covers some of the leading health issues with HFCS.

– Obesity (fructose increases hunger so you eat more)
– Diabetes (body does not properly use insulin)

“What can you do? Read the ingredients on packaged food before buying it. Many organic and health conscious brands do not use the substance.Look for brands that use pure cane sugar instead of HFCS. In the end, your gut may thank you.High fructose corn syrup spurs our economy and reaps sweet benefits for manufacturers, but is the bitter effect the substance has on your health worth it? You decide.”

Link to Article: The Rebel Yell