Effect of psyllium (Plantago ovata) fiber on LDL cholesterol and alternative lipid targets, non-HDL cholesterol and apolipoprotein B: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
The aims of this study were to update evidence on the effect of psyllium on LDL cholesterol and to provide an assessment of its impact on alternate markers: non-HDL cholesterol and apolipoprotein B (apoB).”
New guidelines from organizations including the American Heart Association advise a ‘lifespan approach’ for tackling high cholesterol.
Medical researchers and pharmaceutical companies are constantly looking for new uses for existing and proven medications, but it’s likely no one saw this coming: cholesterol-lowering drugs might also work against typhoid and other infectious diseases, according to a new study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.”
Typhoid Fever kills more than 200,000 people around the world each year.
What you should know about soy protein and cholesterol. WebMD tells what the research shows and the best sources of soy protein.
High cholesterol is not a battle you can’t win. You can get your levels back under control and lower your risk of heart attack or stroke. Medicines can help you do this, but many natural remedies are available as well. Most of these remedies will cost you much less than prescription medication
In this episode, I discuss dietary management of familial hypercholesterolemia (HeFH). This question was asked on the Facebook Live episode from 06/16/2016, “Ask Chris Masterjohn, PhD Anything About Heart Disease,” but I was unable to get to the question within Facebook’s time limit. Please note that HeFH is a medical issue and the purpose of […]