December 6, 2023

LDL cholesterol tied to early-onset Alzheimer’s

From Newsmax Here’s another reason to keep your cholesterol under control: New research suggests that LDL, or “bad,” cholesterol may play a role in the development of early-onset Alzheimer’s. A rare form of the disease that occurs before the age of 65, early-onset Alzheimer’s has previously been linked to a gene mutation involved in how […]

New cholesterol guidelines to reduce stroke and heart attack possibility

Healthday From Newsmax A lifelong approach to lowering cholesterol, starting in some kids as young as 2, is the United States’ best bet to lower everyone’s risk of heart attack and stroke, according to updated guidelines released Saturday by the American Heart Association (AHA). “Personalized” cholesterol-fighting tactics recommended by the guidelines include: More detailed risk […]

Moderate ‘Bad Cholesterol’ levels tied to early death for healthy people

From Newsmax Healthy adults who don’t keep their LDL-C, or “bad cholesterol,” in check are more likely to die prematurely from cardiovascular disease than peers with lower cholesterol levels, a U.S. study suggests. Researchers examined data on 36,375 adults with no history of heart disease or diabetes and a low 10-year risk for events like […]

Sorrel Drink

Sorrel Drink: The popular Caribbean festive beverage that originated from Africa From This drink has become a force to reckon with in the Caribbean scene. Visit the homes of many Caribbean families especially during the festive season and be sure to find a jar or two of this chilled, crimson coloured drink resting easy. […]

Why cherries? For their many health benefits

From The Siasat Daily Cherries are the ultimate rare treat with many health benefits. Bursting with antioxidants, essential vitamins and nutrients, cherries are chock-full of the good stuff and an indulgent snack that’s good for you. This year, the total production of cherries are expected to reach 4,000 tonnes with British growers predict that this […]