When Losing Weight Causes High Cholesterol

When Losing Weight Causes High Cholesterol

Being overweight often goes hand in hand with high cholesterol, blood pressure, type 2 diabetes and other health issues. So, losing weight should improve all those factors, right? Most often, but not always, says a new study reported at the CMR (Cardiovascular...
When Improved Cholesterol Causes Cancer

When Improved Cholesterol Causes Cancer

Some weird results came out of a study recently published in the journal Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases. Apparently, improving your cholesterol level can drastically increase your risk of one of the most common, serious cancers out there. The American and...
Acid Reflux Eliminated By Cutting Out One Food Item

Acid Reflux Eliminated By Cutting Out One Food Item

If you have been suffering from acid reflux for some time, it’s likely you’ve developed a sense of some foods that worsen your pain. A new study published in the Journal of the Formosan Medical Association pinpoints how cutting out just one food item can drastically...
Does This Saturated Oil Cut Your Heart Disease Risk?

Does This Saturated Oil Cut Your Heart Disease Risk?

While we usually try to only publish reports about academic studies, conducted by respected institutions, instead of jumping on the latest health fads, the BBC did run an interesting study recently that is noteworthy. The producers of the program called Trust Me...