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Low cholesterol levels linked with increased risk of cancer, so is cholesterol reduction safe? by Dr. John B. Medical Doctor When in comes to cholesterol levels, the mantra is usually ‘the lower the better’. The idea here is that the lower the level of cholesterol in our bloodstreams, the lower our risk of cardiovascular disease (e.g....
Chromium as a Cholesterol Supplement by Lucy J. Patient Expert may not only lower cholesterol but also help stabilize blood sugar levels and improve insulin sensitivity... cholesterol and LDL, decreases that didn’t occur when they took a placebo. At least eight other studies...
When is LDL cholesterol NOT LDL cholesterol? by Dr. William D. Medical Doctor Darlene had a high LDL cholesterol, at times as high as 200 mg/dl. Her primary care doctor first..., a surprise came back: she had a high lipoprotein(a), or Lp(a). This explained a lot. LDL cholesterol...
Great question because it shows that you understand how a healthy diet is all about balance.  I've found, through trial and error and by learning more about the power of sound nutrition from other experts, that if you consum
How to Lower Your Cholesterol Levels Naturally? by Methods of Healing Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Jarret Morrow, M.D. is a published author and medical researcher. As a former product formulator in the dietary supplement industry, he brings an expert perspective to herbal and nutritional supplements. To
There are 0 mg of cholesterol in monkfish liver. Useful information about toxic seafood can be found on Wellsphere's site (http://www.wellsphere.com/general-medicine-article/toxic-nbsp-seafood/717317...
As usual it's all about balance. The difference between HDL and LDL is important too having too little HDL can be almost as bad as having too high levels of LDL. Coconut fat is a good source of energy and as saturated fat
Yesterday I had my cholesterol l... by Seth Roberts .. Doctor of Philosophy Yesterday I had my cholesterol levels measured. My HDL was better than usual — I have ten years of records — and the Total Cholesterol/HDL ratio was good, which is unusual for me. Thinking...
Cholesterol: How Low is Too Low? by Chris K. Patient Expert In my last post I talked about how cholesterol is measured (often erroneously) and mentioned... Investigation shows that cholesterol blocks the damaging effects of alcohol on the Sonic hedgehog protein...

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Diagnosis ... Anyone can have their blood cholesterol level tested, but it is particularly important to ha ... » Read on
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