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Reducing cholesterol to level of newborn baby lowers cardiovascular disease risk, research finds

Reducing cholesterol to level of newborn baby lowers cardiovascular disease risk, research finds

Study shows ancient grain varieties may help reduce risk factors for CVD

Study shows ancient grain varieties may help reduce risk factors for CVD

Scientists identify molecule in liver cells that regulates release of fats into the bloodstream

Scientists identify molecule in liver cells that regulates release of fats into the bloodstream

Seeds of tropical shrub guarana contain ten times more amount of catechins than green tea

Seeds of tropical shrub guarana contain ten times more amount of catechins than green tea

Accelerated cardiovascular risk in patients with FH phenotype

Accelerated cardiovascular risk in patients with FH phenotype

Older adults with high LDL-C live longer than peers with low levels of same cholesterol, say experts

Older adults with high LDL-C live longer than peers with low levels of same cholesterol, say experts

Real-world analysis questions very low LDL targets

Real-world analysis questions very low LDL targets

Raised lipoprotein(a) could account for a quarter of FH cases

Raised lipoprotein(a) could account for a quarter of FH cases

First generic version of Crestor gets FDA approval

First generic version of Crestor gets FDA approval

Cholesterol drug evacetrapib fails to reduce risk of cardiovascular events

Cholesterol drug evacetrapib fails to reduce risk of cardiovascular events

Lots of 'good' cholesterol may be bad

Lots of 'good' cholesterol may be bad

PCSK9-inhibitor drugs: A game-changer for individuals with extremely high cholesterol levels

PCSK9-inhibitor drugs: A game-changer for individuals with extremely high cholesterol levels

Weight loss programs that provide healthy fats have similar impacts on pound-shedding

Weight loss programs that provide healthy fats have similar impacts on pound-shedding

Repatha (evolocumab) injection gets FDA approval for high cholesterol

Repatha (evolocumab) injection gets FDA approval for high cholesterol

Novel approach to reduce 'bad' lipids in blood circulation

Novel approach to reduce 'bad' lipids in blood circulation

FDA approves Praluent (alirocumab) Injection for treatment of patients with high LDL cholesterol

FDA approves Praluent (alirocumab) Injection for treatment of patients with high LDL cholesterol

Virginia Tech researchers develop new scoring method for assessing overall beverage intake quality

Virginia Tech researchers develop new scoring method for assessing overall beverage intake quality

Dietary compounds in milk-based products may protect against cardiovascular risk

Dietary compounds in milk-based products may protect against cardiovascular risk

Simple blood test could help predict effectiveness of interferon-based therapy in HCV-infected patients

Simple blood test could help predict effectiveness of interferon-based therapy in HCV-infected patients

Investigational S-equol nutritional supplement may alleviate certain menopause symptoms

Investigational S-equol nutritional supplement may alleviate certain menopause symptoms