Low-Calorie Sweetener Linked to Heart Attack and Stroke

A recent study has suggested a potential link between the consumption of a low-calorie sweetener, xylitol, and an increased risk of heart attacks, stroke, and death. Xylitol, commonly found in reduced-sugar foods and products such as gum and toothpaste, was observed to cause a significant increase in blood sugar levels in healthy volunteers. Dr. Stanley Hazen, the senior author of the study and director of the Center for Cardiovascular Diagnostics and Prevention at the Cleveland …

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Music legend Tina Turner dies at age 83

The world is mourning the loss of the Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll, Tina Turner, who passed away peacefully at the age of 83 on Wednesday. According to her representatives, the beloved singer had succumbed to natural causes after a long battle with cancer, kidney failure, and a stroke. Tina had disclosed her kidney disease last March on International World Kidney Day, and although she had undergone a kidney transplant in April 2017, the illness …

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M*A*S*H star dead at 84

Judy Farrell, the famous actress known for her role as Nurse Able on the classic sitcom “M*A*S*H,” passed away on April 2, 2023, at the age of 84. Sadly, she succumbed to complications from a stroke, but was conscious and alert, holding her loved one’s hands until her last breath. Farrell’s first marriage was to three-time Emmy nominee Mike Farrell, who played Captain B.J. Hunnicutt from 1975-1983. Throughout her television career, she was featured in …

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Popular zero-calorie sugar substitute linked to severe health issues and even death

A study published in Nature Medicine journal on Monday has linked Erythritol, a widely used zero-calorie sweetener, to an increased risk of clotting, stroke, heart attack and even death. Dr. Stanley Hazen, director of the center for cardiovascular diagnostics and prevention at the Cleveland ClinicLerner Research Institute told reporters, “The degree of risk was not modest”. He further suggested that people with existing cardiac diseases or diabetes should avoid the use of Erythritol until more …

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