WEDNESDAY, Jan. 4, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Too few Americans who need them -- especially young adults -- are getting cholesterol-lowering statin medications, a new study suggests. The study of nearly 3 million adults ...

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 4, 2017 -- Too few Americans who need them -- especially young adults -- are getting cholesterol-lowering statin medications, a new study suggests. The study of nearly 3 million adults found that more ...

The last thing cheese-lovers need is a health expert to justify their obsession. In their eyes, a stiff, smelly block of fromage needs no defense. Yet for the waistline conscious, more cajoling may be needed to ...

TUESDAY, Jan. 3, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Most people know they should have their height, weight, blood pressure and cholesterol checked regularly, but an exercise expert says cardiorespiratory fitness should also be ...

One out of every four of the world’s adults suffers from metabolic syndrome. This is often a precursor to diabetes and heart problems, and it is no secret that a poor diet that is rich in the wrong kinds of fats and ...

(Reuters Health) - Omega-3 fatty acids in fish and dietary supplements are associated with lower odds of heart disease even in people already at elevated risk because of excessive levels of fats or bad cholesterol in ...

Hypercholesterolemia (high cholesterol) is often under diagnosed and under treated according to research findings. The researchers examined genetic variants causing familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) and compared their ...

A federal judge on Tuesday refused to throw out a court verdict upholding two Amgen Inc patents related to the company's cholesterol drug, a defeat for Sanofi SA and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc, which make a rival ...

WASHINGTON, Jan. 3 (UPI) -- A new study from the Mayo Clinic finds taking EPA and DHA omega-3s can significantly reduce the risk of coronary heart disease, or CHD. Researchers examined 18 randomized controlled trials, ...

The drug fenofibrate has shown promise to reduce the risk of heart disease among some type 2 diabetes patients. More specifically, fenofibrate was shown to be effective in those diabetics who had high triglyceride ...

Many of us were told to "eat our greens" as children. Now, new research suggests that we should eat our microgreens, after finding that the red cabbage variety of the tiny vegetable may reduce the risk of ...

PHOENIX, Dec. 30 (UPI) -- Researchers from Arizona State University studied an Amazonian community to determine the effects of the environment on genes crucial to brain function. The study examined how the ...

Apple cider vinegar (ACV), the kitchen staple made from fermented apples, has a long history as a folk remedy for numerous conditions ranging from curing hiccups and alleviating cold symptoms to making your hair shine, ...

Chas E. Ramson Limited, through its Foska and Blue Diamond brands, has shown its commitment to the fight against diabetes through its partnership with the Diabetes Association of Jamaica for Diabetes Month 2016. The ...

(EXPRESS) — Scientists have warned against eating red meat over fears it can increase blood pressure and cholesterol. But research has found it could be putting people off consuming nutrient rich foods like beef, ham, ...

Beer drinking can offer benefits for cholesterol and heart health. You may already be familiar with the health benefits of wine, but as it turns out, beer is associated with positive health effects, too. A study found ...

Abu Dhabi: A group of Emirati cardiologists has launched a campaign to promote early detection of heart disease in young people as part of Weqaya, an ongoing national health awareness effort. The campaign, launched in ...

Working for a bad boss may actually be killing you slowly. Hard to believe? In a massive ten-year study of 3,122 men, Swedish researchers found that working for a bad manager was linked to an increase in incidents of ...

Research in animal studies has uncovered that red cabbage microgreens help reduce LDL cholesterol – bad cholesterol. Migrogreens are gaining traction in the food industry and showing up in more dishes. Not only do ...

Who doesn’t love cheese? It’s truly a favorite of the many, but unfortunately, if you have certain health problems it’s often the first food to eliminate from your diet, especially if you have high cholesterol. ...