Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 19:49
It is said that a heart-healthy lifestyle can help you keep your cholesterol levels normal and healthy. And this includes- a healthy diet, exercise, not smoking, maintaining a good weight, etc.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 04, 2014, 14:10
Increasing the intake of fish to a minimum of three to four weekly meals can boost good cholesterol levels which may provide protection against heart diseases, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Monday, January 27, 2014, 18:32
In path-breaking research, scientists have discovered how the good cholesterol in the body becomes dysfunctional and loses its cardio-protective properties - leading to clogging and hardening of the arteries.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 31, 2013, 15:17
Researchers have said that high levels of "good" cholesterol and low levels of "bad" cholesterol are correlated with lower levels of the amyloid plaque deposition in the brain - a hallmark of Alzheimer`s disease.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 12:58
A team of researchers has identified a central switch by which High-density lipoprotein (HDL), known colloquially as "good cholesterol", controls the inflammatory response.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 10, 2013, 18:48
Scientists have found that high levels of `good cholesterol`, known to protect against heart disease, may raise breast cancer risk and enhance cancer aggressiveness.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 10, 2013, 13:15
High levels of good cholesterol - also known as high-density lipoprotein (HDL) appears to carry cholesterol away from blood vessels to the liver, and from there the liver processes it for removal from the body.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 21, 2013, 00:47
Scientists have produced a peptide that mimics the actions of good cholesterol when consumed by successfully engineering the genetic make-up of tomatoes, says a study.