Category: Cholesterol

Posted on: June 24, 2017 by
Cholesterol is not exactly a barn-burner of a topic, but it is one of the reasons why so many people make that first phone call to us AFTER their physician tells them their levels are high. And that’s a result almost always because an upward change in one’s weight results in an upward change  [Read more...]
Posted on: April 13, 2017 by
As obesity numbers rise, so do the numbers of those with high cholesterol. Roughly one quarter of the cholesterol in our bodies resides in our brains. Researchers have found that patients with high levels of “bad” cholesterol in their blood tended to have more harmful tangles of protein inside their brain cells.   [Read more...]
Posted on: November 1, 2015 by
So, have you always thought there’s an exception when it comes to indulging in “just one” fatty meal? You don’t have to be a nutritionist or dietitian or medical professional to know that long-term consumption of junk food clogs arteries. However, a few years ago a study published in the Canadian Journal of  [Read more...]