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A Better Way To Examine Your Cholesterol Report

A Better Way To Examine Your Cholesterol Report

Most people are considered about what their cholesterol levels are.  Is there total cholesterol high?  What about LDL and HDL cholesterol?  In recent years there have been studies indicating that LDL is the “bad” cholesterol and HDL is the “good” cholesterol.  Therefore, it is bad to have high levels of LDL while you want to have as much HDL as possible.  

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Generic Lipitor Expected To Drop Cholesterol Drug Prices

Generic Lipitor Expected To Drop Cholesterol Drug Prices

The cholesterol drug, Lipitor, is used by millions of people to successfully lower and control cholesterol levels.  While this statin drug is extremely effective, it can be fairly expensive.  This will soon change as the patent will expire at the end of November, making available generic versions that will cost just a fraction of what the name brand version costs.

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Benefits Of High Fiber Diet Not Just For Adults

Benefits Of High Fiber Diet Not Just For Adults

It is becoming well known that eating a diet that is high in fiber will help reduce the risk of heart disease.  While we associate heart disease with adults, when teenagers incorporate high fiber foods into their diet there is a drop in the risk factors that are associated with heart disease and diabetes.  High fiber foods include fruits and vegetables, grains, legumes and nuts.

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