Posts Tagged ‘Cholesterol’

Managing Cholesterol

Cholesterol is a soft, fat-like, waxy substance found in the bloodstream and in all your body’s cells. It’s normal to have cholesterol. Cholesterol is an important part of a healthy body because it’s used for producing cell membranes and some hormones, and serves other needed bodily functions. But too much cholesterol in the blood is […]

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Foods That Interfere With Medications

What do licorice, grapefruit and chocolate have in common? All three can interfere with certain medications. Food can delay, enhance or increase absorption of a drug in someone’s system. An example of that, grapefruit and grapefruit juice. While rich in nutrients, it can be dangerous when combined with some medications that treat high blood pressure, […]

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Foods for Heart Health

Transcript: Staying heart healthy takes a life-time of hard work, and your diet can make or break your effort. Fox’s doctor jetted grievance takes a look at the best foods that can help heal your heart. Heart disease is the number one killer of both men and women in the U.S. preventing it is all […]

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