Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTResearchers have found that higher exposure to traffic-related air pollution may be associated with lower levels of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 09:00:00 PDTA new review concludes that avocados may help to treat metabolic syndrome by tackling a number of risk factors for the condition, such as high cholesterol.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTFurther evidence has been found by Universities of Leicester and Bristol researchers to suggest statins could "significantly reduce" the occurrence of blood clotting in certain parts of the body.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about the difference between "good" and "bad" cholesterol. How do they affect the body? How can you manage high cholesterol?
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new review addresses the mysteries behind "good" HDL cholesterol and why boosting its levels does not necessarily provide protection from cardiovascular risk for patients.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about the most common rhythm disorder of the heart, including how to reduce the risk of stroke and heart failure.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDTA new class of cholesterol-lowering drug has been found to help patients cut their risk of cardiovascular disease, stroke and heart attack.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 07:00:00 PDTNew research finds that taking statins is linked to a significantly higher risk of developing diabetes in older women - with risk increasing with dose.
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTAccording to current estimates, 20 to 25 million Americans have or will develop gallstones, representing almost 15% of adults.
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTMen under 45 years old and women under 50 years old who suffer a heart attack are far more likely to have abnormally low good cholesterol than elevated bad cholesterol, according to research...
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn a paper published in Biochemical Pharmacology, Saint Louis University researchers examined the way a nuclear receptor called REV-ERB is involved in regulating cholesterol metabolism.
Sun, 05 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about the different kinds of cholesterol, what different factors affect cholesterol, and when to see a doctor.
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new study shows further evidence for the view that spending too much time sitting down is bad for our health and our waistline.
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about pure hypercholesterolemia, including the risk factors, possible complications, and how it may be diagnosed.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTStatin side effects are the strongest predictor of failure to meet low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol targets, according to research published in the European Journal of Preventive...
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDTNew research suggests that a Mediterranean diet rich in virgin olive oil may boost the cardioprotective benefits of HDL 'good' cholesterol.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDTHeart disease patients taking PCSK9 inhibitors to achieve very low levels of cholesterol do not experience an increase in adverse events, including memory impairment or nervous system disorders...
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDTRed yeast rice (RYR) is contained in dietary supplements that are often used by patients with high cholesterol, and it is often proposed as an alternative therapy in those who experience side...
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDTCells of the innate immune system that play an important role in development of atherosclerosis contain a protein that reduces levels of cholesterol in mice - and thus helps to inhibit or mitigate...
Fri, 30 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDTNew research finds that red cabbage microgreens - an immature form of red cabbage - was highly effective for lowering 'bad' cholesterol in mice.
Wed, 28 Dec 2016 08:00:00 PDTAn observational study has uncovered a link between high use of the cholesterol-lowering drugs, statins, and lower risk of Alzheimer's disease.
Tue, 27 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe theory that saturated fat may be bad for people has been called into question. Now, research suggests that saturated fat might even be good for you.
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDTReducing our cholesterol levels to those of a new-born baby significantly lowers the risk of cardiovascular disease, according to new research.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PDTA Yale-led research team identified a protein that plays an important role in the buildup of LDL cholesterol in blood vessels.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PDTGood cholesterol is well associated with lower cardiovascular disease risk, but just raising high-density lipoprotein (HDL) levels have produced disappointing results in recent clinical trials.