Is Cholesterol Truly Bad?

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The leading edge research demonstrates that in fact cholesterol is actually something very good for the body number one and number two, we’ve got to be very careful when we use medications to be concerned about potential downside risks. For example, the most popular cholesterol lowering drugs, the Statin drugs, have now been associated with […]


How to Lower Blood Cholesterol Fast? Top Harvard Cardiologist’s Advice (6)
21
September

How to Lower Blood Cholesterol Fast? Top Harvard Cardiologist’s Advice (6)

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

– How to lower cholesterol? Dr. Anton Titov MD Let’s discuss treatment of high cholesterol. High cholesterol level is a major risk factor for coronary heart disease. Recently the clinical guidelines for use of statins have changed. Statins are major drugs to lower cholesterol. Revision of statin use guidelines generated controversy in medical community. Under […]


Cholesterol Reduction Hoax
17
September

Cholesterol Reduction Hoax

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

Greetings! My name is Konstantin Monastyrsky. I am a medical writer, performance nutrition consultant, and an expert in forensic nutrition. The subject of this investigative report is the popular claim that dietary fiber in food and supplements may reduce your risk of heart disease! In fact, it is an intentional and well-practiced lie, because according […]


Diet Versus Drugs for High Cholesterol
09
September

Diet Versus Drugs for High Cholesterol

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

“Diet Versus Drugs for High Cholesterol” To combat dyslipidemia, which includes high cholesterol, patients have several treatment options that include drugs, diet, and/or lifestyle changes. Drugs are effective, but produce adverse side effects in a significant proportion of patients. Statins, such as Lipitor, are the most widely prescribed, but they produce adverse effects in up […]


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. […]


Lower your cholesterol levels naturally with a little help from the sun
01
September

Lower your cholesterol levels naturally with a little help from the sun

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

It is once more time for your “annual” check-up. You know it will involve donating several vials of blood, and a big bill. And you’re worried it will be BAD NEWS. The BAD NEWS often sounds something like this…. “Well, everything seems normal, except your cholesterol level, it is a little high, maybe you should […]


Cholesterol and Alzheimer’s disease
31
August

Cholesterol and Alzheimer’s disease

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million suffer from Alzheimer’s disease and the available and foreseeable treatments are disappointing at best given the absence of disease modifying treatments there’s been growing interest in effective strategies for the prevention of the disease in the first place even if we were able to just delay the onset by as little as one year […]


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 […]


Statins and Cholesterol
28
August

Statins and Cholesterol

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

Of all the known diseases, heart attacks are the leading cause of death worldwide, with strokes coming a close second. Both are considered types of cardiovascular disease. Due to their prevalence and lethality, treating and preventing cardiovascular diseases is a huge priority in our healthcare system. If you are at risk of having a heart […]


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 […]