Do you know why many foreigners saying that Americans are more aggressive and assertive? Because cholesterol levels on average significantly lower than that in Europe. Scientists already clear: the zeal that we show on the fronts of the war against cholesterol, too, and at times harmful. It is time to review the strategy and tactics of cholesterol wars! (more…)
What is cholesterol and how should we fight with it?
- Currently, cardio – vascular diseases occupy a leading place in the structure of morbidity and mortality worldwide. As we know the risk of a heart disease has each person and it is determined by many factors. These factors include age, gender (males are more susceptible to cardio – vascular disease), hypertension, smoking, obesity and a sedentary lifestyle, family history, dyslipidemia, and diabetes. Hypercholesterolemia is a major risk factor for cardio – vascular disease. (more…)