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Cholesterol is a waxy, fat-like substance made in the liver, and found in the blood and in all cells of the body. Cholesterol is important for good health and is needed for making cell walls, tissues, hormones, vitamin D, and bile acid.
Microfluidic chip and AI-powered automated microscope help measure hemoglobin levels

Microfluidic chip and AI-powered automated microscope help measure hemoglobin levels

After billions of dollars and dozens of wartime declarations, why are vaccines still in short supply?

After billions of dollars and dozens of wartime declarations, why are vaccines still in short supply?

Molecular modeling helps identify the binding site of antidepressantss

Molecular modeling helps identify the binding site of antidepressantss

Study provides new insight into the effects of antidepressant drugs

Study provides new insight into the effects of antidepressant drugs

Nasal antiviral blocks SARS-CoV-2 transmission in ferrets

Nasal antiviral blocks SARS-CoV-2 transmission in ferrets

Combining lipid-lowering drugs and lifestyle interventions may yield greatest heart-protecting benefits

Combining lipid-lowering drugs and lifestyle interventions may yield greatest heart-protecting benefits

Maternal cardiovascular health in pregnancy associated with child's heart health in adolescence

Maternal cardiovascular health in pregnancy associated with child's heart health in adolescence

Drinking, smoking, and drug use may increase risk of premature heart disease in young people

Drinking, smoking, and drug use may increase risk of premature heart disease in young people

UTEP professor's discovery could lead to a way to inhibit overeating

UTEP professor's discovery could lead to a way to inhibit overeating

Controlling cardiovascular disease risk factors early in life may protect against later dementia

Controlling cardiovascular disease risk factors early in life may protect against later dementia

Study finds link between brain metabolism, cardiovascular risk, and atherosclerosis

Study finds link between brain metabolism, cardiovascular risk, and atherosclerosis

Active lifestyle associated with lower risk of death from a heart attack

Active lifestyle associated with lower risk of death from a heart attack

Health education program reduces risk of cardiovascular disease

Health education program reduces risk of cardiovascular disease

Statins shown to reduce COVID-19 severity and lower mortality

Statins shown to reduce COVID-19 severity and lower mortality

Metabolomics and machine learning used to identify possible COVID-19 biomarkers

Metabolomics and machine learning used to identify possible COVID-19 biomarkers

Study finds increasing death rates from heart disease in young women

Study finds increasing death rates from heart disease in young women

New combination treatment approach improves overall survival in mice with glioblastoma

New combination treatment approach improves overall survival in mice with glioblastoma

Study shows the impact of paid maternity leave on maternal health

Study shows the impact of paid maternity leave on maternal health

Lifestyle intervention provided through health coaches helped reduce heart disease risk

Lifestyle intervention provided through health coaches helped reduce heart disease risk

Study: Older adults classified as "prediabetic" seldom progress to full diabetes

Study: Older adults classified as "prediabetic" seldom progress to full diabetes