NPR logo

Chocolate May Give You Acne After All

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/17781663/17781647" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Chocolate May Give You Acne After All

Health

Chocolate May Give You Acne After All

Chocolate May Give You Acne After All

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/17781663/17781647" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

New research brings the old wives' tale — that eating sugar causes breakouts — back to life. Madeleine Brand speaks with Slate.com columnist Dr. Sydney Spiesel, a pediatrician and professor at Yale Medical School.

We no longer support commenting on NPR.org stories, but you can find us every day on Facebook, Twitter, email, and many other platforms. Learn more or contact us.