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What is cholesterol?

Cholesterol is a waxlike and white substance that is present in some of the foods we eat; it is also manufactured by all the cells of our body, but most notably by the liver cells. 526 more words

Eggs and Cholesterol Levels

Scientists hope to end the “ingrained misconception” linking eggs with high cholesterol and heart disease with new research.

Nearly half (45 percent) of the UK public believe they should eat a maximum of three eggs a week, but a study has concluded that cholesterol in eggs has only a small and clinically insignificant effect on… 269 more words

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Lower Cholesterol With These Heart-Healthy Foods

Q: How can I reduce my cholesterol levels without medication?

A: There are a number of ways to help reduce your blood cholesterol level.

Increase your consumption of fruits, vegetables and grains. 193 more words

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Eggs Make a Comeback

In the past, eggs have received some bad press on account of their cholesterol content and the association of cholesterol with heart disease. Scientists now know that it is actually saturated fat in the diet that raises blood cholesterol. 108 more words

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Healthy Thursday: Essential Men's Health Tests

There are tests each Man needs to get but may not know which ones and why. Here is a list to take with you to the next Doctor’s appointment: 159 more words

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Eggs and Cholesterol Levels

Scientists hope to end the “ingrained misconception” linking eggs with high cholesterol and heart disease with new research.

Nearly half (45 percent) of the UK public believe they should eat a maximum of three eggs a week, but a study has concluded that cholesterol in eggs has only a small and clinically insignificant effect on blood cholesterol. 267 more words

Weight Management

Eggs Make a Comeback

In the past, eggs have received some bad press on account of their cholesterol content and the association of cholesterol with heart disease. Scientists now know that it is actually saturated fat in the diet that raises… 110 more words

Weight Management