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Metabolic Syndrome

23 July 19

Metabolic Syndrome is the co-occurrence of at least three of the following cardiovascular risk factors: obesity insulin resistance high LDL cholesterol low HDL cholesterol hypertension symptoms The incidence of the cardiovascular risk factors noted above is increasing and the financial burden on the state is unsustainable. Yet, metabolic syndrome is preventable and better still, drugs are not required.

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Is Aspartame a safe alternative to sugar?

27 June 19

Unfortunately, Jersey has a growing problem with cardiometabolic diseases: diabetes, obesity, hypertension, coronary disease which are known to be linked to excess sugar consumption. One line of products that are been marketed as a safe alternative to sugar that promote weight loss is nonnutritive sweeteners (NNS) such as Aspartame, Sucralose and Stevioside. So it was with interest that I read a 2017[1] article that looked at the evidence in support of such claims.

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Herd Immunity

21 June 19

The term 'herd immunity' has been regularly appearing in the media as interested parties push for every greater uptake of vaccines. It is therefore important to know what herd immunity is and discuss whether it can work.

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