Alirocumab lowers LDL cholesterol in hypercholesterolemia
Alirocumab decreases LDL cholesterol in a “clinically meaningful way” among patients with autosomal dominant hypercholesterolemia caused by apolipoprotein B loss-of-function...
2 hours ago - Healio
Cholesterol treatment guideline has little to say about polyphenols, other natural heart health ingredients
A recently published clinical guideline for the management of blood cholesterol gives an indication of how far the dietary supplement industry has to go in convincing...
6 hours ago - NutraIngredients-USA
Black and Red Rice are Better Than Brown, Which is Healthier Than White
Why does switching from white rice to brown rice enable overweight individuals to significantly reduce their weight, their waist size, their blood pressure, and the level of...
9 hours ago - Nutrition Facts
OSLER-1 trial demonstrates efficacy, safety of evolocumab in hypercholesterolemia
CHICAGO - Treatment with evolocumab decreased LDL cholesterol consistently without escalating the rate of adverse events or leading to the development of neutralizing...
1 day ago - Healio
Weekly Health Quiz: Cholesterol and Life Expectancy
1 For optimal health and prevention of cardiovascular disease and neurological degeneration, you'll want to maintain the following ratio of omega-6 to omega-3: 1-to-18...
1 day ago - Mercola
Maitake mushroom nutrition facts and health benefits
Maitake mushroom is a low caloric polypore fungi featuring in the Japanese cuisine. Polysaccharide β D-glucan found in it has cholesterol-lowering effect and immunomodulating...
5 days ago - Nutrition and you
Erectile Dysfunction Drugs Found in E-Cig Liquids
Because the products are not properly labeled, they could pose a risk to people who take nitrates for high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol or heart disease.
6 days ago - Web MD - 2 articles
Naturally manage your blood cholesterol with fenugreek seeds
Having hyperlipidemia, or abnormally high cholesterol levels, can raise the risk of stroke and heart disease. These are the leading causes of death in the U.S. Apparently, some...
6 days ago - Natural News - 4 articles
Updated Cholesterol Management Guideline 2018
The 2018 updated guideline on clinical management of cholesterol has been published. This aims to lower blood cholesterol levels in patients with atherosclerotic cardiovascular...
6 days ago - Medindia Health
Why Your Doctor is Wrong About Cholesterol
Cholesterol is a waxy substance found in nearly every cell of your body and is essential to good health. It plays a role in hormone production, digestion and the manufacture of...
6 days ago - Mercola
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Surgeon General: Take Steps to Stop Teen E-Cig Use
The sale of e-cigarettes to those under 18 is illegal under federal law.
15,000 Migrant Kids Are Now Being Held At U.S. Shelters, Which Are Almost Full
The U.S. has so many migrant children in custody, the shelters are nearly full The federally contracted shelters for migrant children in the U.S. are nearly at capacity, with...
Eating cruciferous greens help your immune system fight off intestinal pathogens
Vegetables are known to contain natural compounds that support the protective functions of the immune system. An article in The Francis Crick Institute news page reported that...
Children Born To Problem Drinkers Repeat Their Parent's Mistakes: Study
Kids born to a parent with a drinking problem may choose a life partner that has the same alcohol problem, finds a new study. They have even been found to marry at younger ages.
Healing acupressure points for toothache
Toothaches are common health problems that should not be ignored. They might not be life-threatening, but they will likely only get worse if left untreated. They may even be...
E. Coli Recall Now Includes Cauliflower And Other Leafy Greens
Romaine lettuce isn't the only veggie affected by an E. coli outbreak - now, a farm is recalling cauliflower, red, and green leaf lettuce too Bad news if you're super into...
Emollient creams can build up in clothes and lead to FIRE DEATHS
The UK's Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency warned today emollients - including moisturisers and ointments - should carry fire hazard warnings because of a...
Surgical Errors: Surgeons Make More Mistakes in the Operating Room Due to Stress
New study suggests that surgeons under stress make more mistakes in the operating room. Surgical errors mostly happen during surgery and can lead to further complications.
Opioids During Early Postpartum Linked With Persistent Usage
Opioids usage in the postpartum period by a woman undergone cesarean section or vaginal birth are at increased risk of developing opioid addiction
New Therapeutic Target for Obesity and Diabetes
A new therapeutic target to prevent or treat metabolic diseases has been found to be a novel protein, that has distinctive function between male and female mice.