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Study reveals link between cardiovascular risk factors and arterial distensibility in adolescence

Study reveals link between cardiovascular risk factors and arterial distensibility in adolescence

Study finds vaccine to lower cholesterol levels could also immunize against heart disease

Study finds vaccine to lower cholesterol levels could also immunize against heart disease

Coconut oil in diet is rich in saturated fats and bad for heart says AHA advisory report

Coconut oil in diet is rich in saturated fats and bad for heart says AHA advisory report

Vitamin D deficiency linked to early markers of cardiovascular disease in overweight, obese children

Vitamin D deficiency linked to early markers of cardiovascular disease in overweight, obese children

Higher nut intake may help reduce risk of CVD, total cancer and all-cause mortality

Higher nut intake may help reduce risk of CVD, total cancer and all-cause mortality

New gene-silencing drugs cut cholesterol levels by half in early research

New gene-silencing drugs cut cholesterol levels by half in early research

High levels of two biomarkers can predict risk for adverse cardiac events, research suggests

High levels of two biomarkers can predict risk for adverse cardiac events, research suggests

New class of cholesterol-lowering drug alongside statins can reduce risk of cardiovascular diseases

New class of cholesterol-lowering drug alongside statins can reduce risk of cardiovascular diseases

Study: Patients with elevated cholesterol levels face greater risk for rotator cuff surgery failure

Study: Patients with elevated cholesterol levels face greater risk for rotator cuff surgery failure

New test measures blood concentrations of plasma ceramides to predict risk for heart attacks, strokes

New test measures blood concentrations of plasma ceramides to predict risk for heart attacks, strokes

SLU study findings suggest new method to suppress LDL cholesterol

SLU study findings suggest new method to suppress LDL cholesterol

UAB researchers developing new peptide that may help combat familial hypercholesterolemia

UAB researchers developing new peptide that may help combat familial hypercholesterolemia

American Heart Month: Time to know foods that protect cardiac health

American Heart Month: Time to know foods that protect cardiac health

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