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Amgen's Patents on Cholesterol Drug Declared Valid by Jury
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A jury declared valid two Amgen Inc. patents linked to the company's recently approved cholesterol-lowering drug, delivering a setback to Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Sanofi, makers of a rival drug. Regeneron and Sanofi, in a prepared statement, …

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“Good” cholesterol can sometimes be bad, study finds
arstechnica.com

High-density lipoprotein (HDL), the molecular packages that scavenge excess amounts of cholesterol from around the body and ferry it to the liver where it gets broken down, has long been considered “good” cholesterol. That's in contrast to the “bad” …

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Palm oil helps increase good cholesterol
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A study published last May in The Journal Of Nutrition was reported earlier this year as concluding that the elevated levels of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol from eating palm oil translated into a 6% higher risk of coronary heart disease …

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Women, wine and cholesterol
www.courierpostonline.com

Need to lower your cholesterol? Maybe some wine will help. Inspira Health Network will offer a presentation on cholesterol and heart disease at The Wine Room of Cherry Hill, 1 Esterbrook Lane, Cherry Hill, on Tuesday, March 8, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m..

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Diet tips to eat your way to healthier blood pressure, cholesterol
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WASHINGTON — Diet changes can go a long way to help Americans battle high blood pressure and cholesterol and could reduce the need for medication, says Lean Plate Club blogger Sally Squires. Roughly 600,000 Americans die each year from heart …

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OSU To Offer Specialized Treatment For Severe Cholesterol
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The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center now offers a treatment for severely high cholesterol. LDL Apheresis is the removal of LDL, the bad cholesterol, from the bloodstream. This treatment allows people like 24-year-old Christian Jacobs to …

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Well | Foods High in Cholesterol Don't Raise Heart Risks
well.blogs.nytimes.com

The lead author, Jyrki K. Virtanen, an adjunct professor of epidemiology at the University of Eastern Finland, said that for healthy people, “Moderate intake of cholesterol,” including up to one egg a day, “doesn't seem to increase the risk of heart …

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Express Scripts sees slow 2016 sales for new cholesterol drugs
www.stltoday.com

NEW YORK • A surge in sales of pricey new cholesterol treatments is unlikely to materialize this year, contrary to the previous expectations of Express Scripts Holding, an executive from the largest manager of U.S. drug benefits said on Friday. Express …

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Keep it down: lowering cholesterol without medication
www.democratandchronicle.com

Half of American women and nearly half of American men will get heart disease in their lifetimes, and a third of those will die from it, says Dr. Geoffrey Williams, a lipidologist and psychologist at the University of Rochester Medical Center's Center …

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