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6 Steps to Healthy Cholesterol

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

The truth is, your body needs cholesterol in order to function properly. So, it's not about having lower cholesterol; it's about having the right type of cholesterol.

Eat Healthier Now: Simple Swaps To Make In Your Next Meal

Posted 09.26.2013 | Healthy Living

There are plenty of ways you may be looking to improve your health, and for every goal, there are countless diet changes you can make, from basic to d...

5 Foods To Combat High Cholesterol

Posted 01.08.2013 | Fifty

High cholesterol is one of those health problems that can creep up on you. You can’t feel it and you can't always see it -- while being overweight i...

Do You Really Need That Statin? This Expert Says No

Martha Rosenberg | Posted 10.28.2012 | Healthy Living
Martha Rosenberg

Statins are medications that lower cholesterol by inhibiting an enzyme involved in its production by the liver and other organs. First approved by the FDA in 1987, statins are arguably the most widely-prescribed medicine in the industrialized world today.