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HDL, LDL, WTF: Cholesterol?

Gina Keatley | Posted 04.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Gina Keatley

Dealing with an abnormally high concentration of fats or lipids in the blood can be frightening and perplexing -- just what do those numbers mean and why do they matter? Well, let's start with the basics.

What Doctors Got Wrong About 'Good' Cholesterol

The Huffington Post | Erin Schumaker | Posted 03.17.2016 | Healthy Living

A new genetic study published in the journal Science suggests that contrary to the conventional wisdom, high levels of good cholesterol aren't necessa...

New Evidence That Moms Could Pass High Cholesterol To Their Kids

Reuters | Erin Schumaker | Posted 03.03.2016 | Healthy Living

(Reuters Health) - Adults are more likely to have high cholesterol if their mothers had it before they were born, a U.S. study suggests. The study foc...

Chocolate Can Be a Superfood, But Read the Fine Print

Phil Lempert | Posted 05.08.2012 | Home
Phil Lempert

While all chocolate contains flavonoids, it is important to choose dark chocolate with a cacao content upwards of 70 percent.