Tag: cholesterol medications

What It’s Important to Know Your Lipid Profile

Over the years, you’ve probably heard a lot about cholesterol. There’s “good” cholesterol, and “bad” cholesterol, and triglycerides, and they all need to be at the proper bal-ance to keep your heart healthy. But what exactly does that mean?

The combination of LDL (“bad”) cholesterol, HDL (“good”) cholesterol, total cholesterol (LDL

1. Eating Wisely As You Age

How Diet Makes a Difference
We all know that eating a healthy diet is important for growing children, and the obesity epidemic and soaring rates of diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and other chronic diseases dramatically demonstrate the need to eat right from young adulthood into middle age. But does what you eat

Ask the Doctor: Vitamin E & AD; Blood Pressure & Stroke; Insomnia & Alcohol

Q: Is it true that vitamin E can slow the advance of Alzheimer’s disease?

A: A recent study has associated high daily doses of vitamin E with significantly slower progression of Alzheimer’s disease (AD), although the findings do not suggest that the vitamin is a cure. The research, which was published in the

Frontline: Acupuncture; Alzheimer’s Disease and Cardiac Rehab

Acupuncture May Ease Hot Flashes
Researchers have found that breast cancer survivors experiencing hot flashes may get relief from acupuncture. In a study published online Aug. 24, 2015 in the Journal of Clinical Oncolo-gy, participants were women with breast cancer undergoing therapies that target estrogen who were experiencing multiple hot flashes

×
Enter Your Log In Credentials
×
×

Please Log In

You are trying to access subscribers-only content. If you are a subscriber, use the form below to log in.

Subscribers will have unlimited access to the magazine that helps people live more sustainable, self-reliant lives, with feature stories on tending the garden, managing the homestead, raising healthy livestock and more!

×

Please Log In

You are trying to access subscribers-only content. If you are a subscriber, use the form below to log in.

Subscribers will have unlimited access to the magazine that helps the small-scale poultry enthusiast raise healthy, happy, productive flocks for eggs, meat or fun - from the countryside to the urban homestead!