Tag: healthy cholesterol
Your next meal could provide immediate benefits to your health! A study finds Mediterranean Diet meals have instantaneous beneficial effects on arteries.
Around 750,000 people have a stroke every year, and of these, 5 to 14 percent will have a second stroke within 12 months. Many of the risk factors for stroke can be mitigated with simple lifestyle changes—according to the American Stroke Association, 80 percent of strokes are preventable. However, research
You already know that keeping your cholesterol in check is important for heart health. High cholesterol is associated with clogged arteries and a greater chance of a heart attack. But you may be wondering: What exactly is a normal cholesterol level, and how do I get there? And you’re probably
Niacin is one of the easiest and most effective ways to maintain healthy cholesterol levels naturally. Unfortunately, many people stop using it because of some of the common niacin side effects you’ll discover below.
The thick gel found in the leaf of the aloe vera plant has been used for thousands of years to heal a variety of topical conditions. In fact, aloe gel was one of the most frequently prescribed medicines in the 18th and 19th centuries. The gel is composed of 95 to
Six decades of research summarized on oxidized cholesterol: Is the American Heart Association wrong about their recommendations to avoid foods high in cholesterol and use polyunsaturated fats, like vegetable oils?
The harder you work, the better the results, right? Not so fast! A new study compares walking to running for lowering cholesterol naturally, and what it finds might surprise you.
The folklore. A favorite fall and winter fruit, pears ring in the season, bell-shaped and stunning in hues of red, gold, green, and brown. Enjoyed and coveted for thousands of years, pears were one of the gifts to the gods in Homer’s epic poem The Odyssey. The most common varieties