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Moderate Alcohol Intake Has Least Impact on Good Cholesterol's Decline

Moderate drinking was associated with slower declines in high-density lipoprotein (HDL), or good cholesterol, over time in Chinese, according to a preliminary
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LipidSeq Effective in Diagnosing Genetically Based High Cholesterol

Using next-generation sequencing (NGS) technology, researchers were able to pinpoint specific areas of a person's DNA to more effectively diagnose genetic
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High And Low Levels Of 'Good' Cholesterol Linked To Premature Death

Commonly touted as bgood cholesterol/b for helping to reduce risk of stroke and heart attack, both high and low levels of high-density lipoprotein
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Is High-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Really Good?

Cholesterol are of two types namely high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL) and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL). HDL or good cholesterol
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Why Genes May Not be Blamed for High Cholesterol Levels

Cholesterol, a type of fat originates from two primary sources, dietary intake and liver production. Higher levels of cholesterol have been attributed
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High Cholesterol Linked To Tendon Abnormalities, Pain

A pooled analysis of the available evidence reveals that high levels of cholesterol are linked to a heightened risk of tendon abnormalities and pain.
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Prevalence of Children With High Cholesterol Levels Are on the Rise in India

Modern lifestyle makes even children and teenagers to fall prey for high cholesterol levels, says a new study.The study was conducted by Dr. Raman Puri,
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Extra Vitamin D Supplementation in Obese Teens can Increase their Cholesterol

Parents often put obese adolescent children on vitamin D regiments, sometimes at more than five to ten times the recommended daily intake. Dr. Seema Kumar,
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High Cholesterol Levels Is An Independent Heart Disease Risk Factor

Researchers at the Duke Clinical Research Institute suggest that according to a 20 year follow-up study, even slightly high cholesterol levels can have long-term health impacts.
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Two New Genetic Variants Influencing Cholesterol Levels During Statin Therapy Identified

A new study that involved 40,000 people identified two new genetic variants which influence how 'bad' cholesterol levels respond to statin therapy. Statins
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