Fructose Can Cause Liver Damage

Fructose, a highly-used additive in the Western diet, may lead to nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). According to Knowridge, researchers found that consuming large amounts of high-fructose corn syrup can cause obesity, diabetes, heart disease, and NAFLD; fatty liver disease can lead to liver damage and inflammation. Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), which is linked to NAFLD,…

Mask Wearing Can Lead to Dental Issues?

Fearmongering and conspiracy theories have been at an all-time high since the inception of the coronavirus. And I would be doing a disservice if I didn’t spotlight them on this blog. According to Natural News, consistent mask wearing could cause some serious health issues, particularly in your mouth. Several dentists are arguing that wearing a…

COVID-19’s Lasting Effects

For many patients, life after catching the coronavirus hasn’t been easy. The following information comes from SciTechDaily. Within two months of leaving the hospital, 7% of COVID-19 patients died, including the 10% who were treated in an ICU. After interviewing 488 patients, researchers found the following: 39% of patients hadn’t gotten back to normal activities….

Local Spotlight

Greetings Folks, With all of the depressing news stories out there, it’s always good to read about something uplifting. The following story comes out of Atlanta, GA, by way of CBS46 News. Jamar Austin, who you see in the featured image of this post, is a Pre-Med, Georgia State student that saved the life of an 18-year-old…