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 […]

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 […]