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There is No Such Thing as “Good” and “Bad” Cholesterol

In this column, I’d like to take a closer look at three widely shared assumptions that greatly influence how we think about cholesterol and...

Avocados Linked to Lower CVD Risk

Dallas, TX—A large, prospective study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association has linked eating two or more servings of avocados a...

Vitamin K2 Linked to Lower Risk of Coronary Heart Disease, Study Shows

Oslo, Norway, and Edison, NJ—The British Medical Journal recently published an observational study that examined the association between intakes of vitamins K1 and K2...

Consumption of Omega-3s and Health Consequences

Research reports continue to show the importance of the long-chain omega-3 fatty acids, eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) to heart health. The...

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Q: What is high blood pressure? A: Blood pressure (BP) is defined as the pressure of the blood in the circulatory system; it closely relates...