Latest Cholesterol Stories

Rate Of Ageing Tied To Birthweight, Metabolites
2013-07-10 10:00:52

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists have discovered a clue towards understanding the rate of ageing and overall health of individuals later in life. Metabolites are leftover chemical fingerprints derived from molecular changes before birth or during infancy that may provide this new insight. King's College London published a study of twins in the International Journal of Epidemiology that emphasized how, through metabolic profiling, 22 metabolites...

2013-07-02 23:23:42

Great Cholesterol Lie created by Dwight Lundell is the latest book that reveals to people causes of heart disease, symptoms, and treatments. In a full Great Cholesterol Lie overview, Tony Nguyen from Vkool.com indicates if the book is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 Great Cholesterol Lie is the latest book that reveals to people all necessary information about heart disease such as causes of heart disease, symptoms, prevention, and treatments. This heart disease treatment...

Cutting Blood Pressure, Cholesterol Levels Will Reduce Heart Disease Risk By Half
2013-07-02 09:28:13

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Cutting risks of heart disease is important for positive long-term health outcomes. New research from the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) has found controlling high blood pressure and high cholesterol is a key step in cutting that risk by more than half. Publishing the findings in the American Heart Association journal Circulation, the researchers, led by Brent M. Egan, MD, professor of medicine and pharmacology at...

2013-06-25 23:28:37

From key ingredient in gourmet food to key component in the quest for good health: Garlic, when taken in supplement form, can contribute to healthy cholesterol levels, according to a recent find by the University of Adelaide in Australia. Experts at Alliforce.com, a leading provider of all-natural garlic supplements containing Allicin, comment on these findings. (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 From key ingredient in gourmet food to key component in the quest for good health: Garlic, when taken in...

2013-06-19 11:08:46

Daniel Perlman '68 solves phytosterol dispersability problem Senior Brandeis research scientist Daniel Perlman ´68 has discovered a way to make phytosterol molecules from plants dispersible in beverages and foods that are consumed by humans, potentially opening the way to dramatic reductions in human cholesterol levels. A U.S. patent (number 8,460,738) on the new process and composition was issued on June 11. Phytosterols in plants and cholesterol molecules in animals are highly...

2013-06-17 23:18:24

When it comes to heart disease, myths and misconceptions abound. Believing in and following these can increase the chances of having a heart attack. Boston, MA (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 Knowledge about heart disease changes quickly, but our beliefs don't always keep up. As a result, misconceptions abound. The June 2013 issue of the Harvard Heart Letter addresses ten commonly held but mistaken, ideas about heart disease. For example, many people believe that everyone with heart disease should...

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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).