In terms of nutrition and calories, there is no difference between white sugar and cane sugar. However, sugar cane is routinely sprayed with RoundUp throughout the growing season and then 3 days prior to harvest. It gets worse. According to Wikipedia, 95% of American sugar beet farmers use genetically modified beets which are resistant to Roundup, allowing for tons of pesticide use! That doesn't even get into the debate as to whether it is a good idea to be playing God with the genetic makeup of the plant,
Sugar in excess is very unhealthy, so please watch your intake of sugar. Try blending it with xylitol or stevia.