Very High HDL-C: Too Much of a Good Thing?
HDL cholesterol is classically regarded as protective against cardiovascular events, but 'more is not always better,' as this study suggests. Medscape Medical News
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Study uncovers a possible mechanism that links cerebrovascular disease and Alzheimer's
For more than 20 years, scientists have known that people with hypertension, diabetes, high cholesterol, or obesity have a higher likelihood of developing Alzheimer's disease.
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Even With High Genetic Risk for Alzheimer's, Lifestyle Factors Matter
Midlife scores on the American Heart Association's Life's Simple 7 - an assessment of physical activity, diet, obesity, smoking, blood pressure, cholesterol, and blood sugar...
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Anabolic Steroids and Cardiovascular Function
Although a link between anabolic steroids and cardiovascular function declines certainly does exist, researchers are not entirely sure what causes some of them. There are three...
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The truth about cholesterol and the habits driving yours up
One minute eggs are good, the next they're bad: what's behind the mixed messages and what foods should we eat for good heart health?
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Higher Cholesterol Is Associated With Longer Life
This article was previously published September 2, 2019, and has been updated with new information. For those who aren't sure the conventional health community is wholly in...
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Haywire T cells attack protein in 'bad' cholesterol
Detecting these T cells may lead to diagnostics to better detect heart disease-and disease severity-through a blood sample. The knowledge also brings researchers closer to...
5 days ago - ScienceDaily
Sheehan's syndrome in GH-naive women may increase CV risk
SAN DIEGO - Women with Sheehan's syndrome and growth hormone deficiency have higher total cholesterol and triglycerides and higher inflammatory markers compared with healthy...
6 days ago - Healio
Dietary cholesterol worsens inflammation, sickness in mice with influenza
New research suggests high levels of dietary cholesterol make mice sicker when infected with influenza. This study links cholesterol in the diet with exacerbation of a viral...
6 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Mice study links dietary cholesterol with exacerbation of influenza
New research from the University of Illinois suggests high levels of dietary cholesterol make mice sicker when infected with influenza. The study is the first to link...
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Venezuelan Man, Crowned World's Oldest, Marks 113th Birthday Friday
Venezuelan Juan Vicente Mora, declared the oldest person in the world by Guinness World Records last week, will hit 113 years old on Friday. Reuters Health Information
Infants diagnosed with autism show differences in brain's visual areas
Infants who were diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder at 24 months old had differences in the visual processing areas of the brain that were apparent at 6 months old...
Extended Breastfeeding can Help Prevent Asthma in Children
Asthma runs in families. If a parent has asthma, the child is three to six times more likely to develop asthma. So, breastfeed your child to keep asthma away.
The Best Memorial Day Treadmill Sales to Shop Now
Save big on brands like NordicTrack, Bowflex, Peloton, and more.
Massachusetts Welcomes the 100th Age-Friendly Community
The age-friendly movement in Massachusetts reached a milestone this week as the town of Monson became the 100th community in the Commonwealth to commit to joining the AARP...
A nanoparticle and inhibitor trigger the immune system, outsmarting brain cancer
Scientists have fabricated a nanoparticle to deliver an inhibitor to brain tumor in mouse models, where the drug successfully turned on the immune system to eliminate the...
Healthy Habits to Lower Dementia Risk
Following healthy habits can lower the risk of dementia even in people with high genetic risk.
New Self-powered Fabric Helps Correct Your Posture in Real-time!
Posture is an important part of health. Poor posture can lead to pain and discomfort.
Amazon's Taking $70 Off the Top-Rated Beats Powerbeats Pro Earbuds
Over 72,300 reviewers have given them a near-perfect rating-find out why.
Erin Napier shares 4-year-old daughter's surprising reaction to her new...
Erin Napier of HGTV's “Home Town” talks about her first children's book, “The Lantern House,” in an interview with TODAY.