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Saturated fat???

This topic has been popular here at work lately where I’ve soon tins of patients with elevated lipids. Combine that with the coconut oil fad right now and people are confused. 115 more words

Coconut Oil

Sanofi And Regeneron Leapfrog Amgen In New Cholesterol Drug Race

Early on Monday Sanofi and Regeneron leapfrogged their rival Amgen to gain leadership in the race to bring a new class of cholesterol drugs to market. 56 more words

Prevention, Epidemiology & Outcomes

Cholesterol - the molecule you need!

7 Things You Need To Know if Your Doctor Says Your Cholesterol Is Too High (Before Taking Meds!)

Two respected and experienced doctors explain : 2,502 more words


An Avocado A Day...

It seems everyday a new study emerges showing that eating more dietary fats improves cholesterol levels. At the same time, carbohydrate consumption tends to have a much more negative affect in most diseases and health conditions. 365 more words

Researchers find new links between obesity and cardiovascular disease.

Obesity-linked diabetes is a growing public health problem and contributes to cardiovascular disease, the most prevalent cause of death in the U.S. High plasma concentrations fatty acids derived from food intake and excess fat stores and high concentrations of glucose from diet are hallmarks of diabetes. 467 more words


Have High Cholesterol? Read this.

In 2013, 56% of Americans purchased functional foods to target a specific health condition, with cholesterol lowering foods placing at the top of the list at 29%. 807 more words

Research Articles

Cholesterol Basics - Myths and Medical Facts


Cholesterol has received more negative attention in the last 30 years than it ever deserved. Let’s start by dispensing with two major medical myths: 1,460 more words