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High cholesterol levels after Christmas

Large quantities of rich Christmas food appear to boost Danes’ cholesterol levels. Right after the Christmas break, levels are 20% higher than in the summer. So says a new study carried out by researchers from the Department of Clinical Biochemistry at Copenhagen University Hospital and the Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Copenhagen. All that… Read More »

Cholesterol Lowering Supplements – Green Tea Extract, Fish Oil And Barley Posted By : Dr Andrew Napier

Cholesterol is a wax like composition of lipids and steroids naturally produced by the body. It is the main component playing a key role in building cell membranes, estrogen and testosterone. It can be basically classified into LDL and HDL. LDL, else known as bad cholesterol is a major risk factor for coronary heart disease.… Read More »