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Cardiology Management

A Spoonful of Honey..... or Not?

2020 16 Nov

Honey is a commonly used ingredient in recipes and holiday desserts. Marketers often tout honey as a healthy alternative to sugar because it has antioxidant content. However, health experts advise against adding any extra sugar to your diet, including honey.  Regardless of the source of sugar, it is recommended that people keep their intake of... Read more

Executive Health Management

Death by Chocolate: Added Sugar Increases Risk of Cardiovascular Disease

2014 04 Feb

According to a new study published by JAMA Internal Medicine the consumption of added sugar, which as per definition is added during the processing or preparing of foods, not naturally occurring as in fruits and fruit juices, is associated with increased risk for death from cardiovascular disease (CVD).   Many US adults consume... Read more