Cholesterol

  • Heart Disease
    About Heart DiseaseSince heart disease is the #1 killer in the United States today, we could all do with learning more about how to keep our hearts healthy. The very best thing any of us can do to pro....
  • Cholestrak
    Cholestrak is the noninstrumented home cholesterol test that is approved by the Federal Drug Administration. Cholestrak is very inexpensive and advertised as accurate and reliable. Results from the Ch....
  • Natural Cholesterol Reducer
    The alternative to pharmaceuticals are natural cholesterol reducers. Many people prefer them. More and more empirical studies are being undertaken on the medicinal values of naturally occurring substa....
  • Heart Disease Prevention
    Making Lifestyle ChangesRather than carrying on with a lifestyle that you know is not producing exactly vibrant health, if you know that you already have certain markers that make you a likely candida....
  • Dietary Cholesterol
    Dietary cholesterol comes from animal foods such as those in meats, poultry, egg yolks, whole milk, butter, cream. These foods are high in saturated fats and, consumed in excess, can lead to high leve....
  • Statin Drug Dangers
    The statins are a class of drugs, more formally pharmaceuticals, used to reduce cholesterol levels. Allegations of statin drug dangers include peripheral neuropathy, muscle damage, elevated liver enzy....
  • LDL Cholesterol
    The Good and the BadAs we have seen, there are two types of cholesterol; HDL is the good cholesterol that we need to keep as high as possible. The blood level for HDL should never be allowed to fall b....
  • Chromax
    Chromax is a brand name variant of a popular weight reducing supplement. Its generic name is chromium picolinate. It has not been evaluated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Chromax is m....
  • Risk Factors For High Cholesterol
    You might say that you're familiar with the risks of heart disease. But risk factors for high cholesterol, you might ask, what are they? What do they have to do with me? The first thing is to identify....
  • Reducing Triglycerides Cholesterol Levels
    HDL and LDL CountsNot all cholesterol is the same. There is bad cholesterol and good cholesterol. Good cholesterol, or high density lipoprotein (HDL), should be kept above 35 at a minimum. Over 40 is ....