• Good cholesterol may increase risk of heart disease in older women

    26 days ago - By Daily Mail

    Hormonal changes during menopause can cause the 'healthy' HDL blood fat to become harmful - by enlarging the particles, say scientists at the University of Pittsburgh.
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  • A comparative study on the effect of argan oil vs fish oil on risk factors for cardio-vascular disease in high-fat-fed rats

    A comparative study on the effect of argan oil vs fish oil on risk factors for cardio-vascular disease in high-fat-fed rats

    26 days ago - By Nutrition JRNL

    Dyslipidemia is a metabolic disorder that can induce several cardiovascular diseases risk factors such as, hypertension, insulin resistance, inflammation, and abdominal obesity. Platelets activation is thought to play a crucial role in the initiation and development of atherosclerotic lesions. The mechanism by which the CVD risk factors increase platelet activity is related to the production of the oxidized low-density lipoprotein as well as to the increased reactive oxygen species in patients .
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