This Pet Corrects Cholesterol (that one doesn’t)

This Pet Corrects Cholesterol (that one doesn’t)

Several studies throughout the decades have proven that pets can improve stress levels and overall well-being. But can pets improve cholesterol levels? Yes, but only this one type of pet, says a new study published in the journal Mayo Clinic Proceedings: “Innovations,...
How Our High Cholesterol Hurts Others

How Our High Cholesterol Hurts Others

Okay, we know that having cholesterol plaque causes stroke and heart attack. That, of course, harms us… or worse! And we know that those who love us are going to be devastated if we suffer these serious events. But, according to a new study published in The Condor,...
Third Type Cholesterol (deadliest of them all)

Third Type Cholesterol (deadliest of them all)

We are usually told that cholesterol comes in two varieties—LDL and HDL. But a new study in the journal Atherosclerosis reveals that health-wise, this is a shortsighted way of looking at it. There’s a third type of cholesterol that you really need to pay attention to...
How Your Phone Causes Heart Attack

How Your Phone Causes Heart Attack

Everyone loves their phone, and most of us couldn’t live without them. But new research paints a grim health picture if you use them the wrong way. Especially for our heart. It’s time to look at the dos and don’ts of smartphone usage—before it’s too late. The study,...
Best Exercise For Heart Health Revealed (new study)

Best Exercise For Heart Health Revealed (new study)

Being obese is the biggest risk factor for heart disease, partly because obese people have more fat hugging their hearts. But even slim people can have fat around their heart. Exercise helps in the war on fat, but what kind of exercise is best for reducing heart fat?...