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2008-12-05 08:56:01

If you're not one of the 17 percent of Americans who have high cholesterol, you may consider yourself healthy overall. New research that shows some good cholesterol can negatively affect your health may change your mind.Conventional wisdom says having high levels of good cholesterol, or HDL, and low levels of bad cholesterol, or LDL, plays a large role in keeping you healthy. A recent study challenges that idea. After reviewing published data on the topic of good versus bad cholesterol,...


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.