Cholesterol

  • Control High Cholesterol
    How you should best control high cholesterol depends on how high it is and why it is high. You are at least aware of the risk of high cholesterol. You may already know that you have it. You may just w....
  • Heart Attack
    Heart Attack--A Modern DiseaseUp until the early part of the 19th Century, heart attack was a relatively rare cause of death. It mainly affected the very old, or the genetically weak and chronically s....
  • Soy Isoflavones
    Soy isoflavones, an established holistic treatment, have wide range of health benefits beginning to be recognized and appreciated by a wider and wider audience. A plant estrogen, they have proved effe....
  • LDL Cholesterol Levels
    "The lower the better" is the catch phrase for low density lipoprotein levels (LDL cholesterol levels) in your circulatory system. Every reference to lowering cholesterol is ultimately to LDL. There i....
  • Heart Attack Treatments
    Saving LivesA doctor's choice of heart attack treatments will depend on when he first sees the patient, and whether he is in a hospital or not. We now have some fairly science fiction treatments for a....
  • Bad Cholesterol
    Bad cholesterol, as it is commonly known, is called that because it accumulates in the walls of coronary arteries, reduces blood flow, leads to blood clots that in lead to either heart attack or strok....
  • Lowering LDL Cholesterol
    You have heard this before and read it before and this will not be the last time for it. The first word on the subject of lowering LDL cholesterol is diet. The second is exercise.Lowering LDL Choleste....
  • 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....
  • High Density Lipoproteins
    High density lipoproteins play an important role in coronary heart disease. One of two cholesterols in the body, it is more commonly known as HDL, the good cholesterol. It is called this because it in....
  • 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....