Insulin, Not Cholesterol, Is the True Culprit in Heart Disease.
Dottie20112 days ago
'About 80 percent of the cholesterol in your body is made internally, primarily by your liver. The remaining 20 percent comes from your diet...
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Fatty acid profile, Omaga3, EPA and DHA
bala4 days ago
Anyone in UK had blood tests on NHS for "Fatty acid profile, Omaga3, EPA and DHA"?
Last night a TV programme discussed these test to identify...
bala9 days ago
Brown rice, white rice, wild rice.
In the news on how to cook rice!, can any one offer their bad experience in cooked rice?
Empireguy10 days agoPOPULAR
Hi all, just joined this very interesting group. I know others may have posted similar questions but I thought I would give the specifics wi...
hansi13 days ago
Folllowing a routine blood test yesterday, my GP rang me at 9pm last night and told me that they have found that I have too much potassium ...
Before Statin Drugs there was - Niacin (Vitamin B3)
sos00713 days ago
Before the introduction of statin drugs, niacin (vitamin B3) was used to control cholesterol. There are various forms of this natural vitami...
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Pain from extreme statin use!
Saparito33doreen15 days ago
Need advice to alleviate extreme muscle pain and weakness unbearable from years on statins, have stopped taking ťhem. But need pain relief ...
RHR: The Functional Medicine Approach to High Cholesterol..
Dottie201116 days agoPOPULAR
'The message that “cholesterol is bad and if you have high cholesterol you should take a statin to lower it” is out of date and not in sync ...
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weee17 days ago
I wonder if anyone has been advised to take golden cracked linseed and if it has had any impact on raising their good cholesterol?
Statins and Fibromyalgia
florence519 days agoPOPULAR
Four years ago following having a stent, I was given statins. Over the course of a year I tried every statin and other cholesterol lowering ...
Coming Off Statins - Update 2017-01-30 - Reversal of Heart Disease?
sos00720 days ago
My first blood test after coming off statins in mid-October, was at the end of November. LDL-C jumped to 3.29 mmol/l from 1.95 mmol/l. Tota...
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Blood thinning and Blood clotting?
bala21 days ago
Is there a common medication or different medication for the above two medical condition?
yanna21 days ago
how much mgs of salicylate is needed daily to keep blood from clotting.
Please only those in the definite "know" answer this.
Trustworthy guidance on diet
wazzockbeak22 days ago
I am delighted to have found this recent evidence based book on the science behind what we eat and think others here might appreciate it too...
Getting family ♥️
Cele24 days ago
I have Low levels on my cholesterol till this last 8 months.
Now it is 8.1 + 5.? ( although I will have to check again to clarify the bottom...
Vitamin C for Heart Health..
Dottie201124 days ago
Vitamin C helps to prevent heart attacks:
Inflammation predicting heart disease is often determined by the level of high-sensitivity C-reacti...
Different colours of fat in human body!
bala25 days ago
Interesting to learn that there are different colours and type of fat in human body! I am doing a free learn course given by University of ...
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reversible in science
yannaa month ago
I'm having a problem understanding what the scientific term reversible and irreversible means. Can anyone explain it in an easy to unders...
Cholesterol and fatty liver
x_b_xa month ago
So for a while now I just haven’t felt myself. I have gained 5 stone in the last year after been really slim my whole life and I have gone f...
annake1a month agoPOPULAR
I just heard that my cholesterol is 8 and has to be 2. Do I have to take cholesterol pilles? Do I have to go on a special diet. I am a sm...
yannaa month agoPOPULAR
has anyone been on FRUITFLOW instead of aspirin? I would like responses of those who have been on FRUITFLOW for over a year and I would li...
has anyone taken FRUITFLOW instead of low dose aspirin and, been taking it for at least a year? I would like to know your opinion of FRUI...
Morris66a month ago
Reducing cholestral reading thanks
Posts and response time!
balaa month ago
I read a lot of posts the person who wrote the post do not coma back with any response, WHY? Other people are responding and getting more in...
Just been given an increased dose of stain 40mg how do I bring cholestral down what is healthily reading for cholesterol in fit person
Books, " How good are they to help you?"
Last night BBC2 had a programme @ 9PM, Horizon: clean Eating-- The Dirty Truth"
An eye opener. It look at the data used in books.
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Anyone wanna start a class action suit against Statins in US?
G1g1a month ago
after discovering all these forums about statins, I am enraged and driven to stop big pharma from causing more harm. I spoke to my attorney ...
Shake Weight took my Statin muscle pains away.
I went from Simviatatin, to Crestor, to Lipitor for 2+ years, depending on what my insurance is willing to pay for. Then 8 months ago my doc...
Would you believe Shake Weight to away my shoulder pain from statins?
I went from Simviatatin, to Crestor, to Lipitor for 2+ years. Depending on my insurance. Then my doctor changed to Atorvistatin. If not for ...
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Billions wasted on cholesterol myth..
Dottie2011a month ago
'The alleged benefits of lowering our cholesterol have never materialized and we have wasted tens of billions of dollars over the last two d...
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