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Mayo: the misunderstood spread

MAYO: THE MISUNDERSTOOD SPREAD

Vegan or with cage-free eggs? Avocado or olive oil? Sriracha or curry? The mayo aisle is booming. Here's how to find a good one. 1....

VIKING THERAPEUTICS PRESENTS RESULTS FROM PHASE 2 STUDY OF VK2809 IN PATIENTS WITH NON-ALCOHOLIC FATTY LIVER DISEASE AND ELEVATED LDL-CHOLESTEROL IN ORAL LATE-BREAKER PRESENTATION AT THE LIVER MEETING® 2018

Study Achieves Primary Endpoint, Demonstrating Statistically Significant LDL-C Reductions in Patients Receiving VK2809 at Week 1267%...

 
 
 
Cholesterol-lowering Drug Can Reduce Chances of Second Heart Attack, Stroke

CHOLESTEROL-LOWERING DRUG CAN REDUCE CHANCES OF SECOND HEART ATTACK, STROKE

Cholesterol-lowering drug alirocumab can lower the risk of having additional heart problems and stroke among heart attack survivors.

What Are the Benefits of Spirulina Powder?

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF SPIRULINA POWDER?

Imagine a plant that can provide most of the protein you need for health, help prevent the sniffling and sneezing of allergies, reinforce...

 
 
 
Can Eating Walnuts Help You Manage Stress?

CAN EATING WALNUTS HELP YOU MANAGE STRESS?

Don't you love it when the foods you eat to nourish your body also have functional benefits that go beyond supplying energy and nutrition?...

Improvements in Blood Pressure and Cholesterol Levels Observed After Eating Cocoa Extracts

IMPROVEMENTS IN BLOOD PRESSURE AND CHOLESTEROL LEVELS OBSERVED AFTER EATING COCOA EXTRACTS

Bioactive compounds found in cocoa extracts can keep the heart healthy, finds a new study. Flavanols and procyanidins are the two the...

 
 
 
Keep at it! Constant exercise keeps your heart healthy

KEEP AT IT! CONSTANT EXERCISE KEEPS YOUR HEART HEALTHY

Undergoing yearly exercise training programs can improve the heart health of people with metabolic syndrome, according to a study published...

 
 
 
Rethinking Cholesterol and Heart Disease Risk with Cardiologist Michael Ozner, MD

RETHINKING CHOLESTEROL AND HEART DISEASE RISK WITH CARDIOLOGIST MICHAEL OZNER, MD

You might think cholesterol alone is the key indicator of a healthy heart, but it's not the “root” cause. Learn how atherogenic lipoproteins...

Seed Oils Can Help Reduce Your Bad Cholesterol Levels

SEED OILS CAN HELP REDUCE YOUR BAD CHOLESTEROL LEVELS

Adding seed oils in your diet can help you to reduce your bad cholesterol levels. A new study highlights that sunflower oil, rapeseed...

 
 
 
Sabinsa's LactoSpore probiotic strain linked to cholesterol-lowering activity

SABINSA'S LACTOSPORE PROBIOTIC STRAIN LINKED TO CHOLESTEROL-LOWERING ACTIVITY

Results from a recently published study suggest that supplementation of the probiotic strain LactoSpore may help manage high cholesterol...

Heart Attack,Stroke Risk Increases With Irregular Blood Pressure, Blood Sugar

HEART ATTACK,STROKE RISK INCREASES WITH IRREGULAR BLOOD PRESSURE, BLOOD SUGAR

High risk of heart attack, stroke, and death increase may be associated with considerable fluctuations in weight, cholesterol, blood...

 
 
 
Thyroid Health: Not Just a Women's Issue

THYROID HEALTH: NOT JUST A WOMEN'S ISSUE

Hypothyroidism and Hashimoto's are often thought of as a women's health issue, but we cannot forget that males can suffer, too. In...

Can Fish Oil Cut Danger of High-Risk Heart Issues?

CAN FISH OIL CUT DANGER OF HIGH-RISK HEART ISSUES?

The researchers focused on people whose cholesterol levels were controlled with statins, but whose triglyceride levels were still high....

 
 
 
Supplementing with inulin improves your cholesterol levels

SUPPLEMENTING WITH INULIN IMPROVES YOUR CHOLESTEROL LEVELS

Diet plays a significant role in reducing one's risk for cardiovascular disease. In a study published in the journal Nutrition, Belgian...

Perfluorinated Chemicals found in nearly half of all fast food wrappers from McDonald's, Burger King, Starbucks and other food retailers

PERFLUORINATED CHEMICALS FOUND IN NEARLY HALF OF ALL FAST FOOD WRAPPERS FROM MCDONALD'S, BURGER KING, STARBUCKS AND OTHER FOOD RETAILERS

High cholesterol and rising blood sugar levels are not the only trade-offs people get from eating their favorite fast food fixes. A...

 
 
 
'No evidence' having high levels of bad cholesterol causes heart disease

'NO EVIDENCE' HAVING HIGH LEVELS OF BAD CHOLESTEROL CAUSES HEART DISEASE

High levels of LDL-C, known as bad cholesterol, has been considered a major cause of heart disease - the world's leading killer - for...

Even 10 Minutes of Exercise Has Anti-Aging Benefits

EVEN 10 MINUTES OF EXERCISE HAS ANTI-AGING BENEFITS

Who doesn't want to slow down the aging process? Fortunately, we know more about how aging occurs than ever before, although some aspects...

 
 
 
Improving blood parameters and cholesterol levels with omega-3 supplementation

IMPROVING BLOOD PARAMETERS AND CHOLESTEROL LEVELS WITH OMEGA-3 SUPPLEMENTATION

An animal study conducted by Saudi researchers analyzed the risk of cardiac disease in rats supplemented with omega-3 fatty acid in...

Calling All Guac-Lovers: This Study Will Pay You to Eat Avocados

CALLING ALL GUAC-LOVERS: THIS STUDY WILL PAY YOU TO EAT AVOCADOS

As all avocado-lovers know, indulging in this fatty fruit is expensive. Guac costs extra at most restaurants, and a simple avocado...