High Cholesterol Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
3/14/2002
Cholesterol's Bad for the Brain, Too

Elevated levels tied to cognitive decline, but drugs may help

3/4/2002
Discontinuing Cholesterol Drugs Can Be Deadly

Those who stop statins for angina at higher death risk

1/31/2002
I'm Gonna Wash That Fat Right Out of My Beef

How to lower beef's fat, cholesterol

1/30/2002
Frying? Try Olive Oil

It cuts the fat

1/14/2002
Caution Urged on Widening Use of Cholesterol Drugs

Disputed study says effect on younger patients is unknown

12/14/2001
Study: Cholesterol Not Best Indicator of Heart Attack Risk

Finds levels of two other blood fats may be more accurate

12/11/2001
Garlic Should Be Chicken Feed

It can help lower your cholesterol

12/10/2001
Blood Fat Found a Factor for Stroke

High triglycerides raise risk regardless of cholesterol levels

11/29/2001
Snack Your Way to Lower Cholesterol

Eating many small meals each day is beneficial, British research finds

11/28/2001
Statin-Niacin Combination Sharply Cuts Heart Risk

But study finds antioxidants blunt benefit

10/4/2001
Fat in Blood Tied to Gene

Triglyceride governor may be new heart disease risk factor

10/2/2001
Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs Also Help the Brain

Risk of severe kind of stroke lessened, say researchers

9/25/2001
Small Cholesterol? No Big Problem

Study assesses role of small and large particles

9/7/2001
More Americans Know Their Cholesterol Levels

Study finds 7 in 10 had it checked

8/31/2001
Good to the Last Heart Attack?

Norwegian study links coffee to circulatory disease, but U.S. experts are skeptical

8/9/2001
No 'E's in Heart Disease

Put antioxidants back in the bottle; they hurt, don't help, 'good' cholesterol production, says study

8/2/2001
High Elderly Death Rates Tied to Low Cholesterol

Researchers say they can't explain the findings that defy conventional wisdom.

7/12/2001
Fat's the Way the Cookie Crumbles

'Healthier' oil makes junk food worse for you, says study

6/5/2001
'Good' Cholesterol Fights Strokes in Elderly

Higher HDL level lowers risk at any age

5/22/2001
Start Early

A healthy diet for kids pays dividends later

5/15/2001
More Aggressive Cholesterol Therapy Urged

New guidelines stress lipid-lowering drugs