Cholesterol

DR ELLIE CANNON: Just what is a healthy level of cholesterol these days?  

DR ELLIE CANNON: Just what is a healthy level of cholesterol these days?  

9 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

DR ELLIE CANNON this week tells a worried reader that our understanding of cholesterol has changed dramatically over the past 20 years so that is why advice is changing.
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Weekly Link Love - Edition 89

Weekly Link Love - Edition 89

1 day ago   |   Mark's Daily Apple

Research of the Week National handgrip score predicts Olympic medal tally. Got super high cholesterol? Might be the carbs . An EVOO-based high-fat diet causes a good kind of...
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What Does Drinking Soy Milk Do to Hormone Levels?

2 days ago   |   Nutrition Facts

The vast majority of breast cancers start out hormone-dependent, where estradiol, the primary human estrogen, “ plays a crucial role in their breast cancer development and...
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Blocking Cholesterol Storage Could Stop Growth of Pancreatic Tumors, Says Study

Blocking Cholesterol Storage Could Stop Growth of Pancreatic Tumors, Says Study

4 days ago   |   Medindia Health   |   2 articles

A new study has revealed that blocking the way the cells store cholesterol could help stop the growth of pancreatic tumors.
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Research: The real cause of heart attacks is vitamin C deficiency

Research: The real cause of heart attacks is vitamin C deficiency

4 days ago   |   Natural News   |   2 articles

Vitamin C deficiency is linked to a higher risk of mortality from cardiovascular disease , according to a recent review. Published in the International Journal of Molecular...
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Eggs and diabetes: 1 daily egg a safe bet?

4 days ago   |   American Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Eggs have long been singled out as a food for restriction in human nutrition. For decades, fear that the high cholesterol content of eggs would lead to elevated serum...
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A natural alternative to statins: Combining lemon juice and garlic helps reduce cholesterol levels and improve your blood pressure

A natural alternative to statins: Combining lemon juice and garlic helps reduce cholesterol levels and improve your blood pressure

4 days ago   |   Natural News

A study from Isfahan University of Medical Sciences found that combining raw garlic and lemon juice can lower cholesterol and blood pressure levels in people with...
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High Blood Pressure May Lead to Low Brain Volume

4 days ago   |   Nutrition Facts

Having hypertension in midlife is associated with elevated risk of cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's dementia later in life, even more so than having the so-called...
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People with High Cholesterol Should Eliminate Carbohydrates, Not Saturated Fat

People with High Cholesterol Should Eliminate Carbohydrates, Not Saturated Fat

5 days ago   |   Medindia Health

For decades, people with familial hypercholesterolemia have been instructed to reduce their saturated fats consumption to lower cholesterol and decrease their risks of heart...
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Coronary calcium scoring can help doctors make the right recommendation about statin therapy

5 days ago   |   News Medical

Your doctor tells you that you need a statin to lower your cholesterol and reduce your heart attack risk. You don't like taking medicine and your friend tells you that he had...
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