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Side effects of high cholesterol medications


Cholesterol is a form of lipid found in many oily foods. In addition it is synthesized by the human body. An increased level of cholesterol, especially LDL cholesterol in the blood is one of the main risk factor for ischemic heart diseases. … Continue reading

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Cholesterol doesn’t cause heart disease


Cholesterol doesn’t cause heart disease In last week’s article about the ineffectiveness of statin drugs in reducing mortality in most populations I promised I would follow-up with an article on drug-free prevention of heart disease. I will do that this … Continue reading

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Heart Surgeon Admits Huge Mistake!


Heart Surgeon Admits Huge Mistake! By Dr. Dwight Lundell MD We physicians with all our training, knowledge and authority often acquire a rather large ego that tends to make it difficult to admit we are wrong.  So, here it is.  I … Continue reading

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Heart Health Benefits from Seaweed and Microalgae and why Kardiaxyme!


Heart Health Benefits from Seaweed and Microalgae By FYI Health Writer on Sep 06, 2011 Summary People living in Asian countries such as Korea, China and Japan commonly consume edible marine algae such as seaweed in their diet. These microalgae or microscopic plants are … Continue reading

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Industrial seed oils: unnatural and unfit for human consumption


Dr Kyl Smith, author of “A Brighter Mind” did a webinar “The Role of Acid-Alkaline Balance and Fatty-Acids In Optimal Health” mostly devoted to what this article points out. The shift from Omega 3 to Omega 6 fatty acids is a … Continue reading

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Inflammation Is Associated With Lower Intelligence and Premature Death


ScienceDaily (Sep. 12, 2010) — Inflammation is associated with lower intelligence and premature death, according to Swedish scientists from the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden. “Those with low-grade inflammation performed more poorly on standardised intelligence tests, even after excluding those with … Continue reading

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High good cholesterol linked to long life in men


By Leigh Krietsch Boerner NEW YORK | Thu Feb 24, 2011 4:16pm EST (Reuters Health) – Men who reach their 85th birthdays tended to have high levels of good cholesterol while in their 60s, a new study says. Researchers found that men … Continue reading

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There are usually no symptoms of high-risk cholesterol, yet the dangers are very real — even fatal


Via WebMD High Cholesterol Risks: Top 2 Dangers There are usually no symptoms of high-risk cholesterol, yet the dangers are very real — even fatal. By R. Morgan Griffin WebMD Feature Reviewed by Gary D. Vogin, MD A lot of people don’t … Continue reading

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WebMD: Higher HDL Cholesterol May Cut Colon Cancer Risk


Study Suggests HDL Levels May Be a Useful Indicator of the Risk of Colon Cancer By Salynn Boyles WebMD Health News Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD March 8, 2011 — Higher levels of HDL “good” cholesterol just may protect against colon cancer, findings … Continue reading

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