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7 Foods That Reduce Your LDL Cholesterol by Taylor .. Patient Expert Posted Thu 09 Apr 2009 6:23pm LDL Cholesterol is the bad type of Cholesterol that can build up in your arteries and cause various types of health problems such as heart attack and stroke. Keeping a balance of good and bad cholesterol in your body is the key to reducing your health risks. There are many new drugs that are prescribed to help lower your cholesterol but we ... Read on »
Cholesterol-Lowering Foods Reduce LDL Levels More than Low-Fat Diets by Karen Bastille Health Maven Posted Tue 23 Aug 2011 10:18pm Millions of Americans pop statins to keep their cholesterol levels down. But new research suggests that cholesterol-friendly foods, such as soy products and tree nuts, may also contribute to lowering LDL, or “bad,” cholesterol levels. The study, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, fou ... Read on »
Green Tea Significantly Reduces LDL (Bad Cholesterol) by Robert W. Posted Thu 11 Aug 2011 3:58am   The cultivation and consumption of tea has continued, uninterrupted, for at least 12,000 years, based upon documentation from China.    Today, tea is the most commonly consumed beverage throughout the world other than water.    As I discuss in detail in my recent book,  A Cancer Prevention Guide for the Human Race, a lot of health claims h ... Read on »
Antibodies against oxidized low-density lipoproteins in systemic sclerosis by Jan Posted Fri 11 Sep 2009 4:56pm By A. L. Herrick and Colleague Objective. To investigate whether circulating concentrations of antibodies against oxidized low-density lipoproteins (LDL) are increased in patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc). Methods. Oxidation of LDL and anti-oxidized LDL antibodies were measured in 26 patients with limited cutaneous SSc (LCSS ... Read on »
Increased susceptibility to oxidation of low-density lipoproteins isolated from patients with systemic sclerosis by Jan Posted Fri 11 Sep 2009 4:56pm By K. Richard Bruckdorfer and Colleague Objective. To examine the resistance to oxidation of low-density lipoproteins (LDL) from patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc) and primary Raynaud's phenomenon (RP) compared with healthy controls. Methods. Plasma LDL were isolated from patients with diffuse cutaneous and limited cutaneous SSc (dcS ... Read on »
Do Statins Reduce Small, Dense LDL? Fasting Sure Does by Mark S. Healthy Living Professional Posted Mon 07 Feb 2011 12:28pm I came across an interesting statin study the other day. It’s from last year, but I hadn’t seen it until recently. The study, entitled “ Statins Do Not Decrease Small, Dense Low Density-Lipoprotein ,” sought to understand the effect of statin therapy on small, dense LDL, the truly “bad” kind of “bad” cholesterol, the stuff that’s strongly assoc ... Read on »
Ascorbic acid protects lipids in human plasma and low-density-lipoprotein against oxidative damage by Jan Posted Fri 11 Sep 2009 4:56pm Article Abstract: Free radicals are highly reactive atoms that have an unpaired electron. They are generated as a normal by product of many different chemical reactions in the body and are strong oxidizing agents. T hey damage cell membranes, proteins, enzymes, lipids and DNA, and they are believed to play important roles in cancer, ag ... Read on »
Carbohydrates and LDL by Dr. William D. Medical Doctor Posted Sun 04 Apr 2010 7:33am There's a curious and powerful relationship between carbohydrates and LDL particles. Understanding this relationship is crucial to gaining control over heart disease risk. (Note that I did not say "LDL cholesterol"--This is what confuses people, the notion that cholesterol is used as a surrogate marker to quantify various lipoproteins, incl ... Read on »
Grapes: Powerful Antioxidants that Reduce the Risk of Atherosclerosis by Hook Up With Health .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Tue 07 Oct 2008 7:15pm Fresh, delicious, juicy grapes! Did you know that eating fresh grapes may prevent the accumulation of harmful oxidized cholesterol as well as the development of atherosclerotic lesions.  Yes. According to the study, as reported in the Journal of Nutrition (vol. 135, pp. 722-728, 2005.), naturally occurring antioxidants in fresh grape ... Read on »
Lowfat Chocolate Milk Helps to Build Muscle, Reduce Fat by A4M Posted Fri 17 Jun 2011 10:28pm Posted on 2011-06-16 06:00:00 in Exercise | Functional Foods | Nutrition | Containing high-quality protein and key electrolytes (cal ... Read on »