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Coronory Heart Disease, Elevated Cholesterol and a Gluten Free Diet by Dianne .. Patient Expert Posted Tue 26 Aug 2008 4:14pm 2 Comments In the wonderful days of the summer that we didn’t have, I had a rapid introduction into the world of heart attacks, the awfull ones that come right out of the blue, leading to an instant diagnosis of Coronory Heart Disease (CHD). Nobody ever expects a heart attack, but when it arrives a whole raft of lifestyle changes are often needed for the p ... Read on »
Even Moderate Elevations of Cholesterol Predispose to the Two Types of Dementia by Bruce Friedman Patient Expert Posted Fri 07 Aug 2009 11:58am Most people know about Alzheimer's disease but few are aware of the second most common cause of dementia, vascular dementia. That's probably because the latter condition is poorly understood and little discussed in the media. The name, however, provides a clue. The three most common mechanisms of vascular dementia are multiple brain cortical in ... Read on »
Alzheimer’s Risk Increased with Modest Cholesterol Elevation in Middle Age by Dr. Steven P. Medical Doctor Posted Thu 20 Aug 2009 10:46pm Having average cholesterol levels of 220 or higher at age 40 to 45 raises your risk of Alzheimer’s by up to 58%. This a  new study  was conducted by Kaiser Permanete and was reported in the Journal Dementia & Geriatric Cognitive Disorders.   My take on this? A study like this can be easily be misinterpreted as high cholesterol causing Alzhe ... Read on »
'Doc' Describes Me As A 'Dead Man Walking' Because Of My Elevated LDL Cholesterol by Jimmy M. Healthy Living Professional Posted Sat 23 Aug 2008 10:53pm One of the risks that I willingly take blogging about health as someone who has not been trained in either medicine or nutrition is the fact that there are a whole lot of people who are much more intelligent than I am about the subjects I write about. It's just a fact of life that I've lived with since day one of my blog more than three ... Read on »
Elevated Dietary Fat & Cholesterol May Increase Breast Cancer Risk by Aaron Tabor Medical Doctor Posted Wed 12 Jan 2011 10:23am The concept that diet can impact breast cancer risk stems from population-based studies, which have shown that breast cancer incidence is several times higher in Western countries compared to other countries.  Additionally, studies have shown that different dietary patterns are linked to different levels of breast cancer risk.  One component of d ... Read on »
Cholesterol Levels Elevated in Toddlers Taking Anti-HIV Drugs by Medline Plus Posted Mon 21 Nov 2011 5:41pm Toddlers receiving anti-HIV drugs have higher cholesterol levels, on average, than do their peers who do not have HIV, according to researchers at the National Institutes of Health and other institutions. The researchers found that cholesterol levels tended to be highest among ... Read on »
High cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia) by Ahmad.H Posted Thu 30 Sep 2010 12:00am High cholesterol level is becoming an increasing threat to many people. This is because many changes have involved our daily lifestyle that had lead to a partial sedentary life. Exercising, which is an important factor in preventing high cholesterol level, is being practiced by less individuals. All of these events had caused an inc ... Read on »
Ending the Cholesterol-Heart Disease Myth! by Tonie K. Patient Expert Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 7:06pm Just to confirm my posts last week, the message about high cholesterol and heart disease is news, so get informed and focus on the real culprits. ############### Article compliments of Ending the Cholesterol-Heart Disease Myth by Andreas Moritz (NaturalNews) Why has there never been a record of cholesterol havi ... Read on »
What If You Could Lower Cholesterol Naturally? by Karen H. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Wed 16 Feb 2011 9:34am Following a good prevention program of exercise, a diet high in fiber, low in fat, and keeping our cholesterol level at 180 or below, one can significantly reduce heart health risks. Include 6 to 9 fresh vegetables (in soups and salads) every day … nature’s primary source of vitamins and minerals, especially antioxidants. These are e ... Read on »
Lower Your Cholesterol Naturally by Karen H. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Wed 18 Feb 2009 11:45am Cholesterol Lowering Program  Heart disease is still our #1 killer disease in America. Following a good prevention program of exercise, a diet high in fiber, low in fat, and keeping our cholesterol level at 180 or below, can significantly reduce our risk. Include 6 to 9 fresh vegetables (in soups and salads) every day ... nature’s primary so ... Read on »