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Good' cholesterol not so good at preventing heart disease

Friday, November 17, 2017 -- Raising levels of the so-called good cholesterol by blocking the activity of a certain protein does not seem to protect against heart disease.

Sit, relax, chew: Eating too fast increases your risk of obesity, high blood pressure, cholesterol more than five-fold

Saturday, November 18, 2017 -- (Natural News) It looks like the weight loss tip to eat slowly has its merits. According to a recent study, eating too fast increases the “risk of obesity, diabetes, and heart disease.” Research findings indicate that individuals who eat fast might end up eating more because their bodies don’t have the time to realize that... Read More

More Patients Are Getting Screenings For Diabetes, Hypertension And Cholesterol After ACA

Monday, November 20, 2017 -- The study, published in the American Journal of Managed Care, also found more Americans are getting counseling to help them lose weight or quit smoking. The health law put an emphasis on preventive care.

Newly discovered ‘molecular guardian’ keeps cholesterol in check

Thursday, November 16, 2017 -- Harvard University scientists have found the missing piece in our understanding of how cells regulate cholesterol levels. This "molecular guardian," which senses and responds to high cholesterol, could be a new target for drug development.