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Why You Should Be Skeptical of Cholesterol Tests: Part 2

In October of this year, cardiologist Steven Sinatra, M.D., and I published the new and revised edition of our book, The Great Cholesterol Myth....

Two Studies Show Impact of Olive Extract on Heart Health

Munich, Germany—Two new studies have shown that Wacker’s HTEssence, an ingredient containing hydroxytyrosol extracted from olives, has a positive effect on heart health, according...

Why You Should Be Skeptical Of LDL Cholesterol As an Indicator of Heart Disease...

About a decade ago, cardiologist Steven Sinatra, M.D., and I came together to write a book to expose what we believed were two of...

Good-Health Reads: Staff Selections

Here, the WholeFoods team looks at two groundbreaking books that have been updated in 2020—plus a can't-miss documentary The Great Cholesterol Myth, Revised and Expanded: Why...

Has the Cholesterol Test Outlived its Usefulness?

Ten years ago, cardiologist Steven Sinatra, M.D., and I came together to write a book called The Great Cholesterol Myth, which, as you can...

Healthy BP is Consumers’ Top Heart Health Goal, Lycored Finds

Beer Sheva, Israel—Healthy blood pressure is consumers’ top cardiovascular wellness goal, according to research by Lycored. A press release from the company notes that...

Farlong Completes 3-Year Clinical Trial of NotoGinseng for Heart Health

Walnut, CA—Farlong Pharmaceutical has completed a three-year clinical trial to determine the effects of Farlong NotoGinseng, according to a press release. The randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind,...

Soy Protein Shows Consistent Cholesterol-Lowering Effects, Study Suggests

A new meta-analysis pooled data from dozens of clinical trials spanning the last two decades—and found that soy protein has consistently shown cholesterol-lowering effects,...

Study: An Egg a Day Not Linked to Increased Risk of Stroke

Kuopio, Finland--A new study suggests that moderate intake of cholesterol from one egg a day is not associated with an increased risk of stroke,...
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Study: Tart Cherry Juice May Help Lower Blood Pressure, Cholesterol

Lansing, MI--A new study found that Montmorency tart cherry juice can help lower systolic blood pressure and LDL “bad” cholesterol in older adults. According...