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Recurrent Stress and Cholesterol - About.com
Aug 30, 2010 ... Both adrenaline and cortisol trigger the production of cholesterol, which is the waxy, fatty substance the liver makes to provide the body with ...
Smoking - Cholesterol - About.com
Despite its poor reputation, cholesterol is a naturally occurring, fatty substance in our bodies that is produced by the liver, and helps with hormone production ...
High Cholesterol - Worry About High Cholesterol
Cholesterol is present in every cell and promotes hormone production, digestion, and the conversion of sunlight into vitamin D. Approximately 75% of the ...
Five Foods to Help Raise Your HDL (Good Cholesterol)
So often when you have or are concerned about high cholesterol, you're told what ... Niacin (vitamin B3) is believed to block cholesterol production in the body .
Good and Bad Types of Cholesterol - About.com
Low density lipoproteins, also referred to as LDL, is known as the "bad cholesterol". LDLs are produced by the liver and carry cholesterol and other lipids (fats) ...
Low Human Growth Hormone Could Cause High Cholesterol
A Deficiency in Human Growth Hormone Could Affect Your Cholesterol ... HGH also plays a role in stimulating protein production, counteracting insulin in the ...
Cholesterol and Triglycerides - What You Need To Know
Cholesterol and triglycerides are both necessary for life itself. But when the blood levels are too high, your cardiac risk is significantly increased.
Thyroid Diseases May Cause High Cholesterol Levels
There are many high cholesterol causes, and thyroid disease could be ... When the thyroid doesn't produce enough thyroxine, it is as though your foot is off the ...
Can Garlic Lower Your Cholesterol - About.com
May 27, 2014 ... In most of the studies that produced cholesterol lowering results, about one-half gram or one gram of garlic was consumed a day. Additionally, it ...
Ways You Can Increase Your HDL Levels - Cholesterol - About.com
Oct 27, 2013 ... High density lipoproteins, or HDLs, are good for you. They are produced by the liver to carry cholesterol and other lipids (fats) from tissues and ...
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