Tag Archives: cholesterol levels

Statins usage increasing among seniors

By: Bel Marra Health | Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 05:30 PM
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If you have high cholesterol your doctor has probably either spoken to you about statins or prescribed them. Statins are a type of medication which works to reduce cholesterol levels. They work by blocking the action of the chemical in… Read More

HOW Your Child Eats Can Affect Cholesterol Levels

By: Bel Marra Health | Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 12:09 PM

The rise in child obesity has been at the heat of controversy for many years now. Excess weight often results in elevated cholesterol levels and it predisposes our children to cardiovascular disease, which is affecting people at younger ages than… Read More

7 Foods to Lower Cholesterol

By: Bel Marra Health | Thursday, February 23, 2012 - 03:51 AM
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Cholesterol is a wax like substance that is present in the cell walls throughout your body. When serum cholesterol levels are in a healthy range, cholesterol is actually health-supporting. However, if your cholesterol levels get too high, your risk for… Read More