Heart Condition Cholesterol Articles

Cholesterol Pills Linked to Diabetes Risk

By Kent Peterson No Comments

New findings may reignite an old debate about the safety of statin drugs.

What's the Best Way to Enjoy Green Tea?

By Chris Kliesmet (HeartHawk) No Comments

It's safe to say there is plenty of hard science to back up the health benefit claims of green tea. More specifically, evidence suggests the harmful effects of the oxidation of cholesterol in the bloodstream…

10 Ways to Lower Your C-Reactive Protein (CRP) and Fight Inflammation

By Chris Kliesmet (HeartHawk) 2 Comments

Inflammation is one of the major causes of many degenerative diseases, including heart disease. To further complicate things, other diseases and conditions such as cancer, diabetes, and Alzheimer’s disease are all more likely when inflammation is…

Beating "Super Bad Cholesterol"

By Chris Kliesmet (HeartHawk) 2 Comments

At your doctor’s advice, you lowered your LDL (bad) cholesterol and perhaps even raised your HDL (good) cholesterol. Have you completely safeguarded yourself from heart attack—especially heart attacks before 60 years of age? Unfortunately, no. Modern…

The Importance of HDL (Good) Cholesterol

By Chris Kliesmet (HeartHawk) No Comments

With all the research and drug development surrounding LDL (“bad”) cholesterol (not to mention all the advertising) you would think that high LDL cholesterol is easily the most common factor contributing to heart disease and…