Too much sugar can lead to heart attack

Source: UK Health Forum

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Date of publication: February 2014

Publication type: News article

In a nutshell:  Researchers from the CDC have found a link between the amount of added sugar a person consumes and their risk of suffering a heart attack. A person was three times as likely to suffer a heart attack if they got a quarter of their daily calories from added sugar such as that found in fizzy drinks or chocolate.

Length of publication: 1 webpage

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Acknowledgement: UK Health Forum


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