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Lower the Boom on High Cholesterol

Sue Sveum Cholesterol, Health Care, Health Conditions, Healthy Living Leave a Comment

   If you’re like most people, you treat the health conditions that bother you.  Bad back, poor vision, migraine headaches.  These conditions practically shout, “Something’s wrong!!  Fix me!!”  But high cholesterol doesn’t make a sound. Fortunately, doctors and researchers have been making noise about high cholesterol over the years and most people are aware that it’s something that can pose …

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Six Simple Steps to Lower Bad Cholesterol

Chuckie Snider Cholesterol, Health Conditions, Healthy Living Leave a Comment

  Cholesterol has been demonized since the 1980s, but it’s only a bad thing if you have too much of it in your blood. Too much cholesterol can be a major problem because it “hardens” your arteries and makes it difficult for your blood to circulate properly. This cuts down the amount of oxygen that reaches your heart, which can …

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Cholesterol

Nancy LaFever Cholesterol, Health Conditions, Healthy Living Leave a Comment

  Cholesterol is one of the body’s components that are essential to life. A waxy substance that is contained in the fat composition of the blood, the body uses cholesterol to build healthy, new cells. Cholesterol is also present in our foods, mainly those that come from animal sources. But like fat (lipids) and blood sugar, when the levels are …

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Herbal Supplements that Reduce Cholesterol

Chuckie Snider Cholesterol, Health Conditions, Healthy Living, Safety Tips 1 Comment

Cholesterol comes in two forms, good (HDL) cholesterol and bad (LDL) cholesterol.  When you have a high bad cholesterol count and a low good cholesterol count, it can put you at risk of developing heart disease.  Bad cholesterol flows through the blood stream and can attach to the inside of arteries and cause plaque build-up.  This can eventually lead to …