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STATINS - CHOLESTEROL LOWERING DRUGS AND A PARADIGM SHIFT

Wow, even those doctors are starting to wake up to a generation of misinformation from the “healthcare” and pharmaceutical industries. It appears that cholesterol is not the enemy, nor saturated fat. 164 more words

Diet

Think Lipids !!!

here are some more MCQ’s on lipids…
LIPIDS MCQ’S
1. Which one of these statements is NOT TRUE about FATS:
a. They are usually solids and liquids at room temperature… 128 more words

LIPIDS

LIPIDS

Divided into three groups;

  • Leukotrienes
  • Thromboxanes
  • Prostaglandins

Eicosanoids bind to receptors on target cell plasma membranes in various tissues which lead to the stimulation or inhibition of messengers such as cAMP. 242 more words

BIOCHEMISTRY

Something Phat ...

“All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered. The point is to discover them.” Morgan quoting Galileo.

Criminal Minds, Season 6, Episode 12, “Corazón” 320 more words

Biochemical Minds

Lipids

Lipids 

The main functions of lipids are its use as a storage of energy, it is used in signalling and in structures as a part of cell membranes. 373 more words

BIOL1362

Lipid Reflection 2

Trans fats

Trans fats are unsaturated fats that are uncommon in nature but can onlh be created artificially. It enhances flavour, texture and shelf life of many processed foods but it comes with a health risk sinve it raisesbad cholesterol and increases risk if heart disease… 384 more words

FATS: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE WORST!!!!!

FATS: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE WORST!!!!!

Lipids organic solvents insoluble in water but soluble in non polar organic solvents. They are naturally occuring and have a variety of structures that enables in to vary in functions.  671 more words