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Artery clogging?

My wife said something today that made me sit up and think about the oft quoted ...

Heart disease a result of sugar, not fatty foods?

I recently logged onto a site & watched a video made by an american cardiologist...

Does xanthoma form from fat in the diet?

Or from dietary high-glycaemic carbohydrate forming fats in the body? http://he...

Bad Fats!

I was reading from a recent posting that some people are of the prevailing opini...

Does anyone have xanthoma? If so I would like to hear from you !

How accurate are portable prick test devices? Or go for NHS blood test every three months?

The reason for asking these questions is given below: Life line scanning give p...

Statins - good or bad?

I am concerned and a little intrigued by the fairly recent body of opinion that ...

Will cholesterol still be public enemy number 1 and statins still the wonder drug in 15 years time..............?

At the moment I am reading 'The Great Cholesterol Con' by fellow Scot Dr Malcolm...

irvingia and cissus extract

Hi just wondering if anyone has tried irvingia and cissus extract ? if so is it ...

Please can someone tell me whether my cholesterol numbers are borderline or not. I had a fasting cholesterol test before Xmas.

. Total cholesterol 5.9, triglycerides 0.9, HDL 2.2, LDL 3.3, ratio 2.7. Wo...

What to reduce Cholesretol or Inflammation? Can diary diet lower my cholesterol?

How can I reduce Triglycerides? or best food to reduce Triglycerides?

Starting Statins for my 7 year old???

My youngest daughter inherited FH from me and has so far had 5 fasting bloods do...

atheros

lumps under the skin are they called atheros ? and what can you do to get rid of...

Do you ever wish you'd never got your cholesterol tested?

This might sound sacrilegious when we are all told to \"know our numbers\" but I...

Are commercial cholesterol testing kits/machines any use?

Hi, This is my first post. I have really benefited from reading all of your blog...

Still Looking for clues?

Tom Naughton has just posted this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x1p-0w1xm0A...

insulin resistance

does anyone know anything about insulin resistance ?

Is chocalate bad for my cholestral i have this craving for chocolate

FH child and statins

I have a prescription waiting at the doctors to start my 14 year old son on prav...

Is size 16 'normal' - or a serious danger?

Please take a look at The Mail on Sunday, health section, very interesting! Fem...

Common Sense

I've listened to literally hundreds of Jimmy Moore's interviews. This one, which...

Cholesterol

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S6FtUDEpGKc

after statins wreck your muscles and bones can you right it

Does anyone know if the damage that statins have done to my muscles /bones can i...

Hidden Sugar

Whilst mainstream 'healthy eating' is at pains to stress how much sugar is 'hidd...

Concerned about taking Crestor

I had a heart attack, and a stent put in last September. Besides other meds I w...

Vitamin D what should a 48 year old woman's level be ?

I have just been told that my Choles levels are 5.6 and doctor states that I have to go on Statins straight away. Is there no other option.

Is vegetable oil good for reducing cholesterol?

Oilver oil or sun flower oil or vegetable oil? Scandinavian diet or Mediterr...

intolarent to angina medication due to bad headaches do these stop with time

Travel Insurance

Anyone know of a company that will cover heart conditons for worldwide travel. I...