VIDEO: PCSK9 inhibitors cost-effective since price reductions
MIAMI - In this video, Jennifer G. Robinson, MD, discusses a statement prepared by the National Lipid Association and presented at their Scientific Sessions on the...
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New imaging modality identifies presence of cholesterol in arterial plaque
In an article published in the peer-reviewed SPIE publication Journal of Biomedical Optics, "Frequency-domain differential photoacoustic radar: theory and validation for...
3 days ago - News Medical
New imaging modality targets cholesterol in arterial plaque
Researchers demonstrate a new imaging modality that successfully identifies the presence of cholesterol in the arterial plaque.
4 days ago - ScienceDaily
Lowering cholesterol is not enough to reduce hyperactivity of the immune system
Despite treatment with statins, many patients with elevated cholesterol levels will still develop cardiovascular disease. It is apparent that not only cholesterol but also the...
4 days ago - ScienceDaily
Heart benefits: Tomato juice bioactives linked to lower CVD risk
The rich profile of bioactive components found in tomato juice is the 'likely' link to its strong link to lower blood pressure and LDL cholesterol, say researchers.
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Saturated fat increases LDL despite red, white meat consumption
White and red meat consumption had similar effects on blood cholesterol levels in patients with high saturated fat intakes, according to data from the APPROACH trial published...
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Early-Onset AD Linked With LDL Cholesterol
Early disease also tied to rare variants of APOB that code for the major protein of LDL cholesterol
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Can you "slim down" bad cholesterol? Researchers identify the enzyme that "loads up" fat-carrying particles in the liver
Scientists from the University of Warwick in England have finally identified the enzyme responsible for “loading up” fat-carrying particles in the liver, which are then...
6 days ago - Natural News
White Meat vs. Red Meat and Cholesterol Levels
In a study, red meat and white meat had the same effect on levels of “bad” cholesterol.
6 days ago - NY Times
Novel drug reduces lipids in patients with elevated triglycerides
An N-acetylgalactosamine-conjugated antisense oligonucleotide safely improved the atherogenic lipid profile of patients with modest elevations in triglyceride levels, according...
7 days ago - Healio
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All Of The CUTEST Father's Day Instagram Posts From Celebs
Celebs went all out with sweet Father's Day Instagram posts including touching messages and adorable photos Yesterday was the day to celebrate all the great dads in our lives...
Lung damage can now be measured with a sensor almost as thin a human HAIR
The probe, which is just 0.2mm in diameter, contains 19 sensors that pick up on abnormal acidity and oxygen levels deep in the lungs. It was created by scientists at the...
A personalized diet can reduce the risk of diabetes
The number of people diagnosed with type 2 diabetes each year continues to increase. There can be little doubt that the standard American diet - high in junk food and sugary...
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. to file lawsuits against New York State for repealing...
Back in April, the bureaucrats of New York State decided that it's within their jurisdictional purview to eliminate the right of parents to opt their children out of mandatory...
Immune System to Slow Degenerative Retinitis Pigmentosa
Complement system found to play a vital role to slow retinal degeneration in a mouse model of retinitis pigmentosa.
Nanoparticle-based Test for Early Detection of Diseases Identified
Building on new insights about nanoparticles, investigators developed a test for early detection of diseases, including different types of cancer.
Scientists Convert Type A Blood to Type O Blood
Scientists have discovered two enzymes produced by gut bacteria that can convert type A into type O blood (which can be given to persons of all blood types). This finding could...
Blood Pressure Drug Found Useful for Alzheimer's Disease
Hypertension drug may hold promise for Alzheimer's disease, according to Hypertension journal report.
1 Piece of Equipment You Need to Maximize Your Home Workouts
I'm a firm believer that, with the right mindset and an open space, you can accomplish a good workout pretty much anywhere. Do bodyweight HIIT in your bedroom! Pick up some...
Hepatitis C Transmission can be Prevented from Mothers to Babies: Study
Hepatitis C virus transmission can largely be prevented from mothers to babies if screening for HCV in pregnancy is done prior, reveals a new study.