Canola oil holds promise for people with type-2 diabetes

hose on food prepared with canola oil, take heart. New research suggests that those on a canola diet experienced both a reduction in blood glucose levels and a significant reduction in LDL (bad) cholesterol.

Fasting can reduce cholesterol levels in prediabetic patients

A new research on periodic fasting has identified a biological process in the body that converts bad cholesterol in fat cells to energy, thus combating diabetes risk factors.

Bad cholesterol can help cancer spread, scientists warn

Cholesterol is not just bad for your heart. According to an alarming research, “bad” cholesterol helps cancer spread around the body.

Why red wine is beneficial for health

Researchers now identified one of the molecular pathways that resveratrol - component of grapes and red wine - uses to reduce "bad cholesterol," heart disease and some types of cancer.

Three ways to lower your bad cholesterol (LDL)

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.

Eating beans, peas, chickpeas or lentils daily can reduce bad cholesterol

A new study has revealed that eating one serving a day of beans, peas, chickpeas or lentils can significantly reduce "bad cholesterol".

How to manage your cholesterol

Excess bad cholesterol can lead to heart disease or stroke, so take into account a few steps to manage your cholesterol levels.

Eat strawberries to lower bad cholesterol

A rich source of antioxidant and anti-inflammatory nutrients, strawberries offer a range of health benefits.

How dark chocolate and red wine are good for your heart

A new study has revealed red wine and dark chocolate not only taste great, but also have heart-healthy components.

New method to treat bad cholesterol effectively

Those worried over how to reduce bad cholesterol for a healthy cardiovascular life, here comes a new and effective strategy for cholesterol treatment.

High `good` and low `bad` cholesterol levels are healthy for the brain too!

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.

How `good cholesterol` can help stop inflammation

A team of researchers has identified a central switch by which High-density lipoprotein (HDL), known colloquially as "good cholesterol", controls the inflammatory response.

How `bad cholesterol` ups risk of Alzheimer`s and heart disease

High levels of blood cholesterol increase the risk of both Alzheimer`s disease and heart disease, but it has been unclear exactly how cholesterol damages the brain to promote Alzheimer`s disease and blood vessels to promote atherosclerosis.

Statins alternative cuts `bad cholesterol` by up to 66%

The drug, called AMG 145, is currently only being tested in an injectable form.

Scientists nail protein behind bad cholesterol

Canadian scientists have nailed a protein behind high levels of bad cholesterol (low-density lipoprotein or LDL), elevating the risk of heart disease.

Antibody injection may help cut bad cholesterol

Scientists have identified a novel monoclonal antibody that can lower LDL cholesterol by 40% to 72%.

Green tea could lower bad cholesterol

Green tea may be effective in reducing `bad cholesterol`.

Green tea could lower bad cholesterol

Green tea contains antioxidant compounds called catechins.

`Magic bullet` jab to prevent heart disease deaths

Scientists have come up with a ‘magic bullet’ jab which lowers bad cholesterol.

Bad cholesterol feeds brain tumours

Bad cholesterol fuels the growth of the commonest type of brain cancer, glioblastoma, just as hormones drive the growth of certain breast and prostate cancers.