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Who is this Psyllium Husk?

And has he found Waldo yet?

Well, he is not a character created by Jules Verne or either a magic spell from Harry Potter. But try and say it fast and loud! 491 more words

Healthy Food

Eating almonds with chocolate may lower cholesterol

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

LONDON: Overweight and obese people who eat almonds and chocolate every day may have lower cholesterol than their counterparts who don’t consume these foods, a recent experiment suggests. 489 more words

Current Affairs

"Dear cholesterol, sorry I had to kick your ass but...."

#SorryNotSorry is more like it. I attacked it with insatiable violence and I’d do it again in a heartbeat (which I’ll be having quite a lot more of because I kicked cholesterol’s ass). 223 more words


Are trans fatty acids really that bad?

The short answer is yes, absolutely, and you should eat as little as possible.

If you want to know what they actually are, what they do and where you find them, then keep on reading. 437 more words


Health benefits of Plant Sterols

Plant sterols are found naturally in plants and are structurally similar to cholesterol. Some studies conclude that plant sterols are the most effective natural treatments for high cholesterol.  337 more words


Speciale prevenzione cardiovascolare

Novembre è il mese della prevenzione cardiovascolare e presso Farmacia Costa puoi aderire all’iniziativa “Ci prendiamo cura del tuo cuore”, un monitoraggio gratuito dello stato di salute del tuo cuore. 442 more words


Correlation between Low LDL-C in Patients with Heart Failure?

by: Stephanie Chang

This week Alice and I presented our journal club on the FOURIER (Further Cardiovascular Outcomes Research with PCSK9 inhibition in Subjects with Elevated Risk) trial. 555 more words