Does Sugar Consumption Cause Obesity?

Sugar has been vilified over the years with claims of its disastrous effects on our health. Are these claims true? Does taken a soda a day guarantee one ill health? What of the effects of excess sugar on obesity? In this article, we will explore these claims and determine whether indeed excessive sugar intake leads… Continue reading Does Sugar Consumption Cause Obesity?

Atherosclerosis or Atheroscleritis

Heart disease is currently one of the major causes of morbidity and correlates closely with the global incidence of obesity and type 2 diabetes. Recently, there is an increasing focus on metainflammation as the primary pathophysiology. Recent studies implicate early metabolic abnormalities (weight gain, insulin resistance, and prehypertension, and irregular blood lipid levels). A basic… Continue reading Atherosclerosis or Atheroscleritis