Quantcast

Latest Sarah Boseley Stories

Study Challenges Risk Of Saturated Fats
2013-10-25 10:50:59

According to a new study, the cardiovascular risk of eating foods high in saturated fat has been overstated, and cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins are being overprescribed.


Word of the Day
marcescent
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.
Related