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High fructose corn syrup consumption increased concentrations of LDL cholesterol, triglycerides and apolipoprotein-B within 2 weeks ) / glucose did not have this effect

Public release date: 28-Jul-2011

Study suggests US Dietary Guideline for upper limit of sugar consumption is too high

A recent study accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM) found that adults who consumed high fructose corn syrup for two weeks as 25 percent of their daily calorie requirement had increased blood levels of cholesterol and triglycerides, which have been shown to be indicators of increased risk for heart disease.

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‘Bad’ Cholesterol Not As Bad As People Think, Shows Texas A&M Study Texas A&M News & Information Service

“It shows that you do need a certain amount of LDL to gain more muscle mass. There’s no doubt you need both – the LDL and the HDL — and the truth is, it (cholesterol) is all good. 729 more words

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An 'Apple a day’ Lowers LDL cholesterol by 23%

Public release date: 12-Apr-2011

‘Apple a day’ advice rooted in science

Everyone has heard the old adage, “an apple a day keeps the doctor away.” We all know we should eat more fruit. 352 more words

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What is LDL cholesterol?

Low-density lipoprotein (LDL or “bad”) cholesterol is necessary for important body functions, but in excess, it can accumulate on artery walls, contributing to atherosclerosis. LDL cholesterol is the most abundant cholesterol carrier in the body and contributes greatest to the buildup of plaque on artery walls. 222 more words

What is LDL cholesterol?

Low-density lipoprotein (LDL or “bad”) cholesterol is necessary for important body functions, but in excess, it can accumulate on artery walls, contributing to atherosclerosis. LDL cholesterol is the most abundant cholesterol carrier in the body and contributes greatest to the buildup of plaque on artery walls. 222 more words

What is LDL cholesterol?

Low-density lipoprotein (LDL or “bad”) cholesterol is necessary for important body functions, but in excess, it can accumulate on artery walls, contributing to atherosclerosis. LDL cholesterol is the most abundant cholesterol carrier in the body and contributes greatest to the buildup of plaque on artery walls. 222 more words

What is LDL cholesterol?

Low-density lipoprotein (LDL or “bad”) cholesterol is necessary for important body functions, but in excess, it can accumulate on artery walls, contributing to atherosclerosis. LDL cholesterol is the most abundant cholesterol carrier in the body and contributes greatest to the buildup of plaque on artery walls. 222 more words