Atherosclerosis (2009)
11
October

Atherosclerosis (2009)

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Atherosclerosis is a life threatening disease that may have begun to develop during childhood This condition is a process in which deposits of fatty material called plaque, build up inside the walls of arteries reducing or completely blocking blood flow. In extreme cases, this disease can lead to a heart attack or a stroke. Risk […]


Acute Coronary Syndrome and Heart Attack
09
October

Acute Coronary Syndrome and Heart Attack

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

If you have acute coronary syndrome, you have one or more conditions caused by a blockage of blood flow to your heart muscle. This is a medical emergency, because you may be having a heart attack, a condition in which your heart muscle begins to die. Your heart is a muscular organ that pumps blood […]


What happens during a heart attack? – Krishna Sudhir
09
October

What happens during a heart attack? – Krishna Sudhir

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Approximately 7 million people around the world die from heart attacks every year, and cardiovascular disease, which causes heart attacks and other problems like strokes, is the world’s leading killer. So what causes a heart attack? Like all muscles, the heart needs oxygen, and during a heart attack, it can’t get enough. Fatty deposits, or […]


The Truth About Cholesterol | Part 2
26
September

The Truth About Cholesterol | Part 2

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Hey guys, my name is Amy Jane and welcome back to my channel. This is part 2 of a series titled “The Truth about Cholesterol.” If you haven’t already, go check out part 1 of this series where I talk about cholesterol myths, the dangers of cholesterol-lowering drugs like statins, and my dietary recommendations. That […]


Cholesterol Good and Bad
12
September

Cholesterol Good and Bad

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Cholesterol: It can be good. It can be bad. Here’s how cholesterol can be good: Cholesterol is found in all of our cells. Cells need it to keep their membranes just the right consistency. Our body also makes things with cholesterol, like steroid hormones, vitamin D, and bile. Here’s now cholesterol can be bad: Cholesterol […]


High Cholesterol | Nucleus Health

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

If you have hyperlipidemia, commonly known as “high cholesterol,” you have high levels of lipids in your blood. Lipids are fats and fat-like substances. In this condition, the most common types of lipids are cholesterol and triglycerides. Your body needs cholesterol to function properly. It makes all the cholesterol you need, mostly in your liver. […]


LDL and HDL Cholesterol | Good and Bad Cholesterol | Nucleus Health
29
August

LDL and HDL Cholesterol | Good and Bad Cholesterol | Nucleus Health

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

[Music] if you or someone you know has been diagnosed with high cholesterol it’s important to understand what cholesterol is and why it’s important to keep it under control cholesterol is a fat like substance made by your liver and also comes from foods you intake that is then packaged into particles called lipoproteins your […]


High Cholesterol – Dr. David Suh
28
August

High Cholesterol – Dr. David Suh

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Cholesterol Metabolism, LDL, HDL and other Lipoproteins, Animation
24
August

Cholesterol Metabolism, LDL, HDL and other Lipoproteins, Animation

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Despite having a BAD reputation as a high-risk factor for cardiovascular diseases, cholesterol is an ESSENTIAL component of all animal cells. It is an INTEGRAL part of the cell membrane, providing membrane FLUIDITY and participating in a number of cellular processes. Cholesterol also serves as a PRECURSOR for production of bile, steroid hormones, and vitamin […]