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Latest Cholesterol Stories

Corn Oil Better At Reducing Cholesterol
2013-12-07 06:23:03

A new study reveals that corn oil significantly reduces cholesterol with more favorable changes in total cholesterol and LDL-C than extra virgin olive oil.

2013-12-01 23:03:40

The new “14 ways to prevent heart disease” article on the site Healthreviewcenter.com covers useful tips that help people reduce the risk of heart disease naturally. Seattle,

Breast Cancer Risk From High Cholesterol
2013-11-30 04:57:15

Researchers have discovered a byproduct of cholesterol that functions similarly to the hormone estrogen and stimulates the growth and spread of common forms of breast cancer cells.

2013-11-25 16:47:29

Researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College have found that a genetic variation that is linked to increased levels of triglycerides -- fats in the blood associated with disorders such as heart disease, type 2 diabetes, obesity and stroke -- is far more common than previously believed and disproportionally affects people of African ancestry.

Statins Negatively Interact With Other Meds
2013-11-25 16:05:06

A new study has found that undesirable drug interactions with statins are causing many to discontinue using the cholesterol-lowering drugs.


Word of the Day
begunk
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.