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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.

When You Lose Weight, You're Literally Disappearing Into Thin Air

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 06.09.2015 | Healthy Living

The Question: According to my nutritionist, I’ve lost 15 pounds of fat this year. Where did it all go? The Answer: Our most predominant metaphor...

Soy Lecithin: Why Is It In Everything?

Amanda Greene | Posted 05.18.2013 | Taste
Amanda Greene

How could one little additive be so pervasive? Well, because it's really useful.

Why I Wish They'd Stop Running Medical Ads

Lisa K. Friedman | Posted 10.14.2012 | Fifty
Lisa K. Friedman

Commercials have come a long way since those matching bathtubs on the hill. Of course I'm still worried about erectile dysfunction, but first I must get a handle on my LDL and HDL. Which one indicates a cholesterol problem again?

A 'Sponge' For Cholesterol?

Deepak Chopra | Posted 08.20.2011 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

Visualization is courtesy of TheVisualMD.com Brought to you by Deepak Chopra, MD, Alexander Tsiaras, and TheVisualMD.com "Oatmeal is good...

How Much Do You Know About Cholesterol?

Posted 08.08.2011 | Healthy Living

How often should you have your cholesterol checked? What should your LDL be? How about your total cholesterol? And which is worse: stick margarine, eg...