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Coming Home

Two months since my last post, and there has been change and upheaval aplenty. All of which has been magnificent. There have been work trips away, overseas travel, meeting new people and finally having a life over here instead of just limbo. 528 mais palavras

Revisiting Eggs and Cholesterol Questions

March certainly ‘comes in like a lion’ around here, right? It’s currently snowing, but hopefully by the time this goes to print our temps will have risen above freezing… 739 mais palavras

In Print!

GAUSS: PCSK9 antibody reduced LDL in statin-intolerant patients

Patients at CV risk who are unable to tolerate effective doses of statins experienced reductions in LDL levels of up to 51% with AMG 145, an investigational, anti-PCSK9 antibody, … 580 mais palavras


Can We Influence Our Cholesterol Ratios?

Have you been told you have high cholesterol, but aren’t really sure what this means?

🔸 HDL – high-density lipoproteins contain a high proportion of protein to cholesterol, and they protect the body by carrying LDL cholesterol away from the arteries to the liver. 316 mais palavras


Different Fats: Get the Skinny on Fats

There are all kinds of fat in our foods. Trans fat, hydrogenated fat, partially hydrogenated fat, saturated fat, unsaturated fat, monounsaturated fat, polyunsaturated fat, etc. Learn the difference between these fats to trim the pounds and inches from your body and get healthy. 450 mais palavras

Modest regression of artery-clogging plaque found at LDL cholesterol levels below 70

The volume of artery-clogging plaque has been found to regress by up to 2% within the first year in study participants whose LDL-cholesterol level was reduced to 70 mg/dl or below, according to a study published in the… 289 mais palavras