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Cholesterol Medications May Lower Cancer-Related Deaths in Women

Among women with breast cancer, colorectal cancer, or melanoma, those who are taking cholesterol-lowering medications are less likely to die from cancer, researchers said. The...

All You Need to Know About Intermittent Fasting

By Honey Thaker Fasting has been practiced foe centuries and it's one of the preferred ways to rid your body of all toxins. Modern twists...

Here’s Why Prolonged ‘Keto’ Diet Can be Dangerous For You

By Bharat Upadhyay As the nation left shocked after the death of actress Mishti Mukherjee due to renal failure as a result of 'Keto diet,'...

Lockdown Helped People to Better Their Heart Health: Report

The unavailability of processed, packaged foods and a shift in the everyday lifestyle of Indians during the nationwide lockdown, may have helped people -...

Here’s Why You Should Opt for Red Rice Noodles

By Puja Gupta We have all grown up eating noodles either as a Sunday brunch, in birthday parties or an occasional surprise treat. It could...

Plant-Based, Rich in Carbohydrates Diets May Improve Type 1 Diabetes: Study

Plant-based diets rich in whole carbohydrates can improve insulin sensitivity and other health markers in individuals with type 1 diabetes, say researchers. Two case studies,...

Lifestyle Intervention Reduces Bad Cholesterol Concentration in Children

An individualised and family-based physical activity and dietary intervention may reduce the plasma LDL cholesterol concentration of primary school children, say researchers. The study, published...

Cholesterol Levels in US Dropping, Thanks to Changed Recommendations

Some good health news: Americans' cholesterol levels are dropping, and more people at especially high risk are getting treatment. Researchers say Monday's report suggests a...

Reduce Intake of ‘Ugly Cholesterol’ for Stroke Prevention: Researchers

Reducing high levels of remnant cholesterol or ‘ugly cholesterol’ can significantly cut the risk of stroke and myocardial infarction, suggest researchers. In a study, published...

People Who Take Cholesterol-Lowering Statins are at Higher Risk of Developing Type 2 Diabetes

People who take cholesterol-lowering statins may be at twice the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, says a new study. Statins are a class of...

Study Finds Consuming Poultry as Bad as Red Meats for Cholesterol

Turning conventional wisdom on its head, researchers have found that consuming red meat and white meat, like poultry, have equal effects on blood cholesterol...

Managing Cholesterol Might Help To Reduce Alzheimer’s Risk

Managing cholesterol might help reduce Alzheimer's risk, says researchers, including one of Indian-origin, who identified a genetic link between the progressive brain disorder and heart disease. Examining DNA from more than 1.5...

Managing Cholesterol May Reduce The Risk of Alzheimer’s: Researchers

Managing cholesterol might help reduce Alzheimer's risk, says researchers, including one of Indian-origin, who identified a genetic link between the progressive brain disorder and heart disease. Examining DNA from more than 1.5...

High Cholesterol Level Increased Risk of Death, Even in Healthy People

People who are young and healthy may still be vulnerable to the risk of premature death from cardiovascular disease if they have higher levels...

Eat Peanuts, Chickpeas, to Lower Cholesterol and Improve Blood Pressure

Eating a diet that includes peanuts, chickpeas, apples and a little amount of plant sterols may lower cholesterol and improve blood pressure, new research...

Avoid Foods Full of Trans Fats if You Are Worried About High Cholesterol Levels

Fat is an important part of any balanced diet but the type of fat you eat matters the most particularly when it comes to...

Cholesterol Can Increase Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease, Finds Research

Cholesterol -- a molecule normally linked with cardiovascular diseases -- may also play an important role in the onset and progression of Alzheimer's disease,...

Omega-3 levels may better predict mortality risk than cholesterol

Presence of Omega-3 can help in detecting cardiovascular diseases More cholesterol means more risk of disease It is important for one to keep...

Eating almonds, peanuts may boost colon cancer survival

Eating peanuts and almonds can boost colon cancer survival They also lower its occurrence Patients should not worry about high fat-content People with colon...

New method may remove the idea of fasting before cholesterol test

New York, Jan 3, 2018: A new method of calculating so-called “bad cholesterol” levels has the potential to do away with the need to...

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