FDA Approves Non-Statin Drug That Lowers CholesterolRegulators approved a new type of cholesterol-lowering drug aimed at millions of people who can't tolerate statins.
An Avocado A Day May Keep Bad Cholesterol At BayA new study from Penn State found an avocado a day can keep your cholesterol at bay.
White Meat Is Just As Bad For Cholesterol Levels As Red Beef, Study SaysThe red meat or white meat debate is a draw.
What Every Woman Needs to Know About Heart Attacks: Recognizing Symptoms is Only Part of the StoryHeart attacks are primarily a problem for middle-aged men, right? Think again. Every year, about 460,000 women in the U.S. suffer a heart attack.
Weight Loss Surgery: A Tool for Better HealthWeight loss surgery is not just for losing weight. Studies show that losing a great deal of weight can help increase one's overall quality of health.
Naps & Lobster Are Good For HealthDr. Mallika Marshall has good news if you like shellfish and naps.
Tests Every Baby Boomer NeedsAs baby boomers get older, It is as important as ever to stay healthy to ensure a high quality of life.
To Be Or Not To Be... On Statins?Newly released guidelines for the use of cholesterol-lowering statin drugs recently erupted into an unusual headline-grabbing dispute among heart care experts, leaving patients in a state of bewilderment.
One Last Thing: Family Van Helps Make Boston Neighborhoods HealthierMany take seeing a doctor or a health care professional for granted, but Harvard Medical School is working to change that.
Doctor Panel Wants Cholesterol Testing For 10-Year-OldsEvery child should be tested for high cholesterol by age 11 so steps can be taken to prevent heart disease later on, a panel of doctors urged Friday in new advice that is sure to be controversial.
Doctor Says 'Caveman Diet' Sent Cholesterol 'Plummeting' Doctor Igor Mitrovic might like a Renaissance man moving around the kitchen and cooking like a gourmet. But he's on the same diet that cavemen ate.