Nutrition important…

…for so many things, of course. Lately, the news is that sugary drinks can be bad for you (obesity being not the least of the concerns!) But they also can raise blood pressure. All those crap sodas from companies that have a let them eat crap philosophy: ditch ’em!

Researcher finds surprising link between sugar in drinks and blood pressure

Add to that, more recent data on cholesterol and the link with inflammation…
Cholesterol crystals incite inflammation in coronary arteries

Contact: Jason Cody, University Relations, Office: (517) 432-0924, Cell: (734) 755-0210,; George Abela, Department of Medicine, Office: (517) 353-4830,

Published: May 18, 2010


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