A Plant Sterol and Stanol Shortby
The subject of using plant sterols and stanols as a natural substitute for ezetimibe (Zetia) was brought up in one of the comments. Plant sterols and stanols are both natural substances that work...
Are sterols the new trans fat?by
Dr. William D.
that has some potential for repeating the trans fat debacle: sterol esters.
Sterols are naturally-occurring oils... just by eating plant-sourced foods.
Curiously, the chemical structure of sterols are very similar to human...
Podcast – 29th April 2011by
Dr. John B.
‘Healthy’ sterols can damage the heart, raised overall blood sugar levels linked with increased risk of death, British Medical Journal reminds of the importance of setting health policy based
You Ask, I Answer: Phytosterolsby
is a sterol (that is a steroid with an alcohol group attached, for any chemistry geeks out there) essential in maintaining cell structures in animals, phyto sterols play the same role in plant foods.