Becoming Sugar-Free

How to Break Up with Inflammatory Sugars and Embrace a Naturally Sweet Life

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    Penguin Canada
About Becoming Sugar-Free:

Nutritionist and bestselling author of Meals that Heal Inflammation, Julie Daniluk shows readers how to kick sugar once and for all and enjoy a sweet life.

Julie Daniluk has helped thousands of people find freedom from sugar cravings. Drawing on personal experience and the latest research, she demystifies the science and explains the dangers of sugar and how you can kick your sugar habit, restore your health and empower your performance. By decreasing and ultimately removing sugar from your diet, you can reduce inflammation in your body and improve your overall health. It can be one of the first steps to relieving the struggle and pain of arthritis, bursitis, colitis, heart disease, weight gain, memory loss, depression, anxiety, insomnia, chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia and a myriad of other inflammatory conditions.

In Becoming Sugar-Free, Julie walks you through everything you need to know to create a powerful sugar-free lifestyle: from why sugar is the most harmful food ingredient, to how to make easy swaps for healthy sweeteners. She shares what happens in your brain when you eat sweets and how to conquer emotional eating and kick sugar to the curb. Featuring over 25 healthy alternative sweeteners explored in depth, an effective plan to easily begin using them in daily life and over 85 delicious anti-inflammatory recipes, Becoming Sugar-Free is the essential go-to guide for those who want to break up with sugar once and for all.

Awards, Nominations, and Distinctions:

National #1 Bestseller – The Globe and Mail

Critical Praise:

"I’ve been off sugar for seven years so I can stand behind the life-changing methods in Becoming Sugar-Free! I love Julie’s straightforward approach to developing healthy habits. This is your guidebook providing you with science-backed tools to kick sugar once and for all."

Gabby Bernstein, New York Times bestselling author of Super Attractor and The Universe Has Your Back

"Enjoying a long and healthy life is the sweetest treat you can give yourself. In Becoming Sugar-Free, Julie Daniluk knocks it out of the park once again by showing you how to satisfy your cravings with alternative sweeteners and anti-inflammatory foods on an everyday level. For anyone who has ever wondered how to dodge sugar addiction and the inflammation it causes, this is a must read."

Dr. William W. Li, New York Times bestselling author of Eat to Beat Disease, President and Medical Director of the Angiogenesis Foundation

"I love how Julie builds the case for breaking up with sugar by sharing the most convincing evidence backed by science in such an easy-to-understand way. Once you start enjoying her creative, flavourful and nourishing recipes you will have forgotten all about the dreaded sugar because you’ll realize how delicious food can be without it!"

Joy McCarthy, bestselling author of The Joyous Cookbook, Joyous Health, and Joyous Detox

"In the ten years of knowing Julie, she consistently exudes passion to help people heal and feel fantastic. Her new book, Becoming Sugar-Free is a powerful catalyst for positive transformation. Enjoy her delicious treats, science-based solutions, and personal stories that will inspireand uplift you."

Marilyn Denis, TV host

About the Author(s):

Julie Daniluk, RHN, is a leading nutritionist and the co-host of Healthy Gourmet, a reality cooking show that airs on OWN (the Oprah Winfrey Network). Julie has appeared on The Dr. Oz ShowThe Right Fit and The Marilyn Denis Show. She lives in Toronto.

Other Books by Julie Daniluk:
  • Hot Detox

  • Meals That Heal

  • Slimming Meals That Heal