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Cholesterol Levels

What Is The Connection Between Cholesterol And Happiness?

Huff/Post50 | Rebecca Klein | Posted 03.07.2013 | Fifty

Cholesterol and happiness are not words that are often associated with each other, but researchers have found that there is a connection between the t...

The Great Cholesterol Myth

Dr. Jonny Bowden | Posted 01.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Jonny Bowden

The "Great Cholesterol Myth" has been the foundation of the boneheaded dietary advice you and I have been saddled with for the past 30 years, "official" dietary advice that has directly contributed to the greatest epidemic of obesity, diabetes and heart disease in history.

Our Cholesterol Levels Are Dropping -- But Why?

AP | MIKE STOBBE | Posted 04.24.2012 | Healthy Living

ATLANTA -- U.S. health officials say only 13 percent of U.S. adults have high total cholesterol. That may seem incredible in a nation where two-thirds...

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...

5 Cholesterol Myths And Facts

Health | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Even if you think you know everything there is to know about cholesterol, there may be a few more surprises in store. Check out these common myths a...

12 Myths About Cholesterol

Rebecca S. Reeves, Dr.P.H., R.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Rebecca S. Reeves, Dr.P.H., R.D.

If you are trying to maintain healthy cholesterol levels, or your doctor has said that you need to lower your cholesterol, you are probably trying to keep a close eye on your diet.

7 Tips To Fix Your Cholesterol Without Medication

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mark Hyman, MD

The idea of putting statins at the check out counter of McDonald's is the epitome of reductionist thinking. The problem isn't cholesterol -- it's all the stuff we are putting in our mouths!