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Level Of Cholesterol Resources

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Healthier Ways to Follow a Recipe

It’s dinner time again and all of your tried and true recipes your family loves call for cups of oil, sticks of butter, and several ounces of whole milk. But you have the solution – smart substitutions. Cookware For starters...  Read more

Your Guide to Health Screenings

You know the filter in your furnace only lasts three months before it gets clogged with cat hair, and you're diligent about getting the oil in your car changed every 3,000 miles. But do you pay attention to all the recommended tune-ups and mainte...  Read more

What Causes High Cholesterol?

Elevated cholesterol levels aren't caused by a high-cholesterol diet alone. The fact is, a combination of factors affect your cholesterol levels. There are two main categories of risks that contribute to high cholesterol—those that you can&...  Read more

Fats That Fight Cholesterol

If you're reading this, your doctor has probably told you that your cholesterol levels are too high. Maybe she put you on a medication to help lower cholesterol, or simply told you to consume less cholesterol-containing foods. No matter what you...  Read more

What Is Cholesterol?

Cholesterol is a soft, fat-like substance. It is a building block of body cells and hormones, makes up 50 percent of your nervous system, and is necessary for metabolism. In moderate amounts, it is essential to good health. But the dangers of high ch...  Read more

What Activity Level Would You Call This ?
Updated 7/23/2015 11:26:31 PM

A lot of people work at desk jobs where they sit for most of 8 hours. Then a lot of these folks commute for a half hour trip home. Some might take a walk during some of their lunch break (maybe 20 min) maybe even half hour walking their dog i...  Read more

Hello! I just changed my activity level from seden
Updated 7/16/2015 1:35:34 PM

Hello! I just changed my activity level from sedentary to lightly and noticed that my "calories burned" during my work out got reduced. Do youn know why?...  Read more

ARE YOU TAKING HIGH CHOLESTEROL PILLS?
Updated 7/25/2015 9:22:40 PM

Well I made it to two months short of 63 years of age without taking any pills. As of two weeks ago I now take high cholesterol meds. Anyone have side effects? I read pros and cons of taking the meds if you have no other medical problems. Whats y...  Read more

2.5 miles on the elliptical with a level 4 resista
Updated 7/15/2015 9:09:38 PM

2.5 miles on the elliptical with a level 4 resistance in 30 minutes. Best time so far!...  Read more

Worried about Cholesterol
Updated 7/12/2015 3:31:02 AM

My doctor says my cholesterol is fine, but I'm worried because it's over 200. It's 204. HDL is 113 and LDL is 91. Should I try and get my cholesterol down under 200 since the healthy range is 100-199? It probably doesn't matter, but my Triglyceri...  Read more

Why Use Spices on your diet food

Cinnamon may help lower blood sugar levels and reduce triglycerides. Cloves stimulate digestion. Ginger contains antioxidants. Tumeric fights inflamation. Cayenne Pepper and red pepper stimulates metabolism and fat-burning. Yipee!Regular consumption...  Read more

Chromium Polynicotinate/ Diabetes/Cholesterol/Trig
lycerides

Chromium Polynicotinate appears to help insulin bring sugar from the blood into the cells for energy. Low chromium levels can also increase levels of cholesterol and triglycerides, and increase the risk for heart disease.Talk to your health care pe.r...  Read more

Swimming for Cardio

This is a group for those anywhere in the world that either swims regularly, swims occasionally or would like to swim as part of their fitness routine. We embrace all swimmers of any level....  Read more

Two Weight-Loss Perspectives: Which One Do You Identify With?

I was so stunned by something I recently read in a magazine, that I decided I just had to write about it. I sat and pondered the opposing viewpoints for several days, because one of them left me speechless.  I’m a writer and am seldom spee...  Read more

You Asked: ''Should I Be Concerned about Going Over My Daily Cholesterol Limit?''

Is one day of high-cholesterol eating going to hurt your health? Great question! Dietary cholesterol usually gets a bad rap, but did you know that your body actually needs cholesterol? That's because cholesterol is a building block of body c...  Read more