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The Medicine Woman's Treasure Chest - Cranberries more than just sauce for the Turkey

Did you really think you would get away without any health posts this week….sorry!!!

Of course we are not allowed to say that any food or plant can cure anything but we can say that they may have therapeutic properties.  1,491 more words

Cook From Scratch

The Green Juice

Celery Plays a vital role in digestion, Super Rich in Fiber and helps in proper bowel movement thus preventing constipation. It also maintains the acid balance in our body and prevents acidity. 173 more words

Nino Bautista

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration yesterday approved Repatha (evolocumab) injection for some patients who are unable to get their low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol under control with current treatment options. 125 more words

Knowledge Areas

New Approach Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin Type 9 (PCSK9) Inhibitors

Introduction:

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of mortality worldwide due to increased level of Low Density Lipoprotein, cholesterol, which is a major modifiable risk factor. 1,109 more words

Monoclonal Antibody

Size does matter: LDL particle size (and number)

So it turns out that the answer to the age old question “Does size matter?” is YES!

Lipids like cholesterol and triglycerides need to be transported from where they are absorbed or made to where they can be stored or metabolized. 730 more words

Cholesterol

What Is Hyperlipidemia?

Soft and waxy lipid cholesterol has gained a maligned status these days. However, it is essential for building and maintaining cellular membranes, hormone synthesis and other vital body functions. 377 more words

Dyslipidemia Treatment