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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

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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… 110 more words

Weight Management

Potatoes, Eggs Are Back!

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Yes, the playing field keeps changing when it comes to what’s good for you. Nutritionist Amanda Ursell recognizes that eggs, or butter, or potatoes can be “in” one day and “out” the next — so what to believe? 174 more words

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Cholesterol: What You Can Do About It

Cholesterol is a body fat found in the bloodstream and body cells. High blood cholesterol levels lead to narrowing of the arteries from a gradual buildup of fatty materials and significantly increases the risk of diabetes, heart and kidney diseases. 138 more words

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Talking about excuses to exercise...!

I’ve been meaning to write about this topic for a while now, since it is again the time of year in Finland when you feel like hiding under a blanket on your couch with a cup of hot chocolate. 1,091 more words

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