The Sweet Truth: Obesity and the Impact of Sugar on Health

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Obesity has become a global health crisis, affecting individuals of all ages and backgrounds. While multiple factors contribute to obesity, one significant culprit is the excessive consumption of sugar. It is important to note that there is a connection between obesity and sugar intake; an unhealthy relationship that poses great risks to the human body. […]

INFERTILITY IN MEN

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Infertility plagues millions of people worldwide with negative impacts on family dynamics and society at large. Infertility in men is a complex disease condition that can be traced to various causes and complications. 50% is attributed to the male factor and can be associated with various causes. The goal of treatment is to identify the […]

Cervical Cancer

January is cervical cancer awareness month. Cervical cancer is a gender specific cancer because it affects only women. It is also the fourth most common cancer in women. In 2018, an estimated 570,000 women worldwide were diagnosed with the disease and about 311 000 women died from the disease. This article will provide answers to […]

Diabetes – The Fact & Fiction

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Fact, fiction, what is true, and what is not. When people hear about diabetes, there are a lot of emotions that pass through them, but the most prevalent is fear. Most people think that diabetes is very difficult to manage and so there are many inaccuracies being spread about the disease. We have taken time […]

That Sweet, Sweet Poison

Sugar is delicious.  From that creamy red velvet cake you relish to the pack of biscuits you snack on or even the French Vanilla + chocolate chip ice cream that you indulge in occasionally, sweet things are delightful.  The dangers of eating too much sugar is widely known but it is not taken as seriously […]