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Goodbye Cholesterol, Blood Glucose, Lipids And Triglycerides

A few years ago, a former professor showed me a blood test, and I must say – it impressed me.

The five key blood parameters: urea, cholesterol, blood glucose, lipids and triglycerides had values which far exceeded thenormal levels. 45 more words

Health

Alcohol

There’s a ton of information available online about the health benefits of alcohol. And the harm it can do (from inebriation and just health-related).

I’m just here to give my personal opinion on the topic. 738 more words

Food

Triglycerides and Fatty Acids


The white fatty tissue you see when you cut into a steak is composed of triglycerides.


The fat that hangs on our arms, looks like jelly on our thighs, and can make your stomach look like a spare tire, is composed of triglycerides.  487 more words

TRIGLYCERIDES-Triglycerides are a type of fat found in the blood. People with higher triglycerides have a higher risk of cardiovascular disease, it can be tricky to know whether the triglycerides themselves are the true cause of the increased risk because it is also  related with other risk factors like high blood sugar, low HDL cholesterol, obesity, diabetes, and high blood pressure. 709 more words

WEIGHT LOSS

How to Lower High Triglycerides

Triglycerides are the most common fat in the body. Most of the foods that people eat, whether from animal or plant sources, can have an impact on the levels of triglycerides in the blood. 1,200 more words

Foods

Health Benefits of Having a Pet

Health Benefits of Having a Pet

  • Combat Stress – In a study, it showed that people who had pets adapted better to stressful situations than non-pet owners.
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Heart Health

Healthy Heart: A Real Life Success Story

I love it when someone asks for help and actually listens and follows through! Last August a close friend and colleague of my husband’s stopped by and wanted me to look at his bloodwork and give him my thoughts. 767 more words

Nutrition