The world of celebrity chefs was shocked last month by the passing of Carl Ruiz, star of such popular Food Network shows as Guy's Grocery Games.
Ruiz was just 44 years old.
At the time, Ruiz's cause of death was unknown.
Now, the Maryland Department of Health has confirmed that the celebrity chef star died in his sleep last month after succumbing to atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease.
E! News describes the disease as "a buildup of fats, cholesterol and other substances in the...
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