They may taste good, but these foods may not be the best choice for those with high cholesterol.
Credit: Thinkstock Carbohydrate counting (a.k.a., “carb counting”) is often recommended for diabetics. However, when following a carb-counting diet, you also can make choices to promote lower cholesterol levels, which can reduce the risk of heart dis...
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These four high-risk groups are most likely to benefit from statin therapy.
Statin medications lower “bad” cholesterol and help ward off heart disease. But the drugs may also have other wide-ranging and sometimes negative effects.
What we now know is that it’s not the fat we eat, but the type of fat we choose to eat that affects heart health.
How sugar and fat are linked to triglyceride spikes, and what can you do to make sure it doesn’t affect your heart?
Medications and health products that can be purchased over-the-counter (OTC) at a pharmacy are assumed to be safe, but these products do carry the risk of side effects and health risks, especially if recommedations are disregarded. The Drug Abuse War...