We obviously love our peanut butter, but just how nutritious is it for us? And how does it affect cholesterol?
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Shoots and sprouts are flavorful additions to a meal that also benefit cholesterol levels and heart health. Learn the best ways to add them to your next meal.
You can’t see high cholesterol. You can’t feel it. It doesn’t have any symptoms. Yet it kills 500,000 Americans each year and is a major risk factor for coronary heart disease and stroke.
Cholesterol-lowering statin drugs may benefit patients at intermediate risk for a heart attack, a large study has found.
Having high HDL does not override the increased risk of heart attack and stroke in people with elevated LDL and triglycerides.
People with Crohn’s disease are at increased risk for colorectal cancer. Statin drugs to control cholesterol levels may help reduce this risk.
You may be risking your health if you take red yeast rice supplements to lower your cholesterol. Here’s why.
Statins may reduce the risk of heart attacks in people over 75, but these medications have potentially dangerous side effects.
Statins are the medication of choice for reducing LDL cholesterol, but a new class of cholesterol-lowering drugs, PCSK9 inhibitors, has entered the market.
Many people who are healthy but at increased risk of cardiovascular disease should take statins for primary prevention, according to new recommendations.