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When So-called ‘Good’ Cholesterol Goes Bad

Tags: bad cholesterol, cholesterol, coronary artery disease, good cholesterol, innovation, research

The discovery of how the carrier of so-called “good” cholesterol becomes dysfunctional represents the first step toward creating new tests and treatments for cardiovascular disease.

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Why Should You Eat Seeds?

Tags: antioxidant, bad cholesterol, heart disease, LDL, muscle weakness, omega-3, seeds, vitamin e

Next time you make a salad, sprinkle a few sesame, pumpkin or other seeds for a healthy mix -- but keep the seeds in moderation to avoid adding too many calories and fat.