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Coconut oil increases bad cholesterol

5 monthes ago   |   By News Medical

Elevated low-density lipoprotein or bad cholesterol level is an established risk factor for developing cardiovascular disease , including heart disease, hypertension, and stroke. Contrary to current claims that coconut oil can benefit cardiovascular health, a new study combining 16 published research shows that consumption of coconut oil is linked to higher levels of LDL and total cholesterol levels.
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Millions With Heart Disease Use Pot, Risking Harm

Millions With Heart Disease Use Pot, Risking Harm

5 monthes ago   |   By Web MD

Research has found that heart disease patients develop chest pain more readily if they smoke pot, while other studies suggest that marijuana use might even serve as a heart attack trigger, the review found.
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