Meta-analysis: Tobacco smoking may enhance the risk of acute pancreatitis.

​A significant increase in acute pancreatitis risk is associated with both current and former smokers.

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Sugar-sweetened beverages and risk of hypertension and CVD: a dose-response meta-analysis.

A surge in hypertension and coronary heart disease risk is associated with frequent consumers of sugar-sweetened beverages.

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Marky Yvanovich
Sugar certainly has a bad rap when it comes to T2 Diabetes, when in fact if you went on a sugar only diet, you could improve your ... Read More
Thursday, 18 January 2018 04:34
Marky Yvanovich
This is interesting, as usually people associate sugar related products with diabetes, not hypertension and CVD.
Thursday, 18 January 2018 09:10
Sean Carney
Marky, You are so right. And, the crazy thing about your observation is that people truly believe that sugar (carbohydrates) is c... Read More
Thursday, 18 January 2018 10:30
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Smoking as risk factor for chronic kidney disease: systematic review.

​Cigarette smoking may contribute to the rapid progression of chronic kidney disease (CKD).

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Sugar-sweetened beverage consumption and incident hypertension: a systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective cohorts.


​Generous consumers of sugar-sweetened beverages may have a higher tendency of developing hypertension than rare- and non-consumers of these types of beverages.

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Sugar and artificially sweetened beverages linked to obesity: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

​Habitual drinking of sugar and artificially-sweetened soda may promote weight gain and obesity.

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Associations of sugar-sweetened and artificially sweetened soda with chronic kidney disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

​Regular consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages may increase an individual's susceptibility to chronic kidney disease (CKD).

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Sugar- and Artificially Sweetened Beverages and the Risks of Incident Stroke and Dementia: A Prospective Cohort Study.

​A significant increase in the risk of stroke, dementia, and Alzheimer's disease is associated with high intake of artificially-sweetened beverages.

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Associations of sugar- and artificially sweetened soda with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

​High intake of sugar-sweetened soda might be a risk factor for the development of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.

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Meta-Analysis of Saturated Fatty Acid Intake and Breast Cancer Risk

​Frequent consumption of foods rich in saturated fats may increase the risk of developing breast cancer in postmenopausal women.

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Sugar and artificially sweetened soda consumption linked to hypertension: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

​Regular consumers of sugar and artificially-sweetened soda may be highly predisposed to hypertension.

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JOHN SNODGRASS
Color contract is unreadable on my cellphone on this web page.
Sunday, 07 January 2018 11:29
Sean Carney
Hello John,I would love to understand more the problem that you are reporting. Would you be willing to give me some more details a... Read More
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Marky Yvanovich
I'm guessing it is "color contrast". Hopefully, John will let you know which areas of the page are causing him problems.
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Dietary fiber intake is inversely associated with stroke incidence in healthy Swedish adults.

​A decline in stroke risk is associated with increased intake of diets rich in fiber, especially fruit and vegetable fiber, in healthy adults.

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Dietary Fatty Acids and Pancreatic Cancer in the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study

​Frequent consumers of fatty foods, especially fats from red meat and dairy products, are much more prone to develop pancreatic cancer.

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Dietary fat and postmenopausal invasive breast cancer in the National Institutes of Health-AARP Diet and Health Study cohort.

​Postmenopausal women on high-fat diets may have a high tendency of developing invasive breast cancer.

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Garlic consumption and cancer prevention: meta-analyses of colorectal and stomach cancers.

​Frequent consumption of raw and cooked garlic may help cut down colorectal and stomach cancer risk.

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Red and processed meat consumption and risk of pancreatic cancer: meta-analysis of prospective studies.

​High dietary intake of red and processed meats may increase pancreatic cancer risk.

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