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Seth S. Martin, M.D., of the Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, Baltimore, and colleagues developed a method for estimating low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) levels that is more accurate than the standard measure.
Johns Hopkins researchers have developed a more accurate way to calculate low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, the so-called "bad" form of blood fat that can lead to hardening of the arteries and increase the risk of heart attack and stroke.
A new article released on the site Healthreviewcenter.com offers 10 natural ways to lower cholesterol. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) November 17, 2013 The article
A long-overlooked lipid found in the small intestine has a greater role in generating high cholesterol levels and inflammation than previously thought, according to new research published in Journal of Lipid Research.
Cholesterol-lowering drugs should be prescribed to about 33 million more Americans, according to new guidelines for healthcare providers recently released by a joint committee from the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology.
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