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Stress Raises Cholesterol More Than You Think
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Christopher Edginton was taking medication and trying to improve his diet when his cholesterol shot up anyway four years ago. His doctor suggested a new approach. “He said you've got to get rid of some things you're doing, some of the stresses in your …

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The Harmful Effects Of Statin Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs& How We Are Being …
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High Cholesterol is a big problem. In America alone, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that 73.5 million adults (31.7%) have high low-density lipoprotein (LDL), or “bad,” cholesterol. Statin cholesterol-lowering drugs are one of …

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Cholesterol Levels Improve with Weight Loss and Healthy Fat-Rich Diet
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Lifestyle changes that promote weight loss and reducing consumption of saturated fat have been associated with reducing levels of “bad” cholesterol, but a question persisted: Should consumers reduce fat intake by replacing with carbohydrates or …

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Can Your Boss Force You to Test Your Cholesterol?
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New Obamacare rules allow employers to offer workers discounts on company-sponsored health plans if they join a health club, quit smoking, or attend a health seminar. But increasingly employers are using those regs to penalize workers who don't.

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Amgen announces approval of cholesterol-lowering medication Repatha …
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Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) today announced that the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare has approved the cholesterol-lowering medication Repatha® (evolocumab) Injection, the first proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 (PCSK9) …

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6 cholesterol-lowering foods you didn't know about
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Certain foods have been shown to decrease heart disease risk by lowering LDL (bad) cholesterol levels and raising HDL (good) cholesterol. And while you probably know about the cholesterol-busting powers of fish, oatmeal, red wine, beans, and olive oil, …

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What is LDL cholesterol's relation to longevity?
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Dear Dr. Roach • I recently saw an article about how higher cholesterol levels (especially LDL) actually contribute to a longer life. I think that means if you don't have high blood pressure, diabetes, etc. I went online, and there are a few articles …

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How to Raise Your 'Good' Cholesterol
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A. “Good” HDL (high density lipoprotein) cholesterol protects the heart by sweeping up cholesterol and clearing it from the arteries. So a low HDL level increases your risk of heart disease. Anything under 40 milligrams per deciliter (mg/dL), is …

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Cholesterol — new US dietary guidelines remove warnings, making eggs okay again
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Old guideline: Restrict cholesterol intake to 300 milligrams daily. 2015 guideline: No limit is included, but "this change does not suggest that dietary cholesterol is no longer important to consider when building healthy eating patterns …

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