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Poultry as bad as red meats for cholesterol: Study

Poultry as bad as red meats for cholesterol: Study

New York: Turning conventional wisdom on its head, researchers have found that consuming red meat and white meat, like poultry, have equal effects on blood cholesterol levels. The study indicated that restricting consumption of meat altogether, whether red or white, is more advisable for lowering blood cholesterol levels than previously[Read More…]

Can managing cholesterol reduce Alzheimer’s risk?

New York: Managing cholesterol might help reduce Alzheimer’s risk, says researchers, including one of Indian-origin, who identified a genetic link between the progressive brain disorder and heart disease. Examining DNA from more than 1.5 million people, the study showed that risk factors for heart disease such as elevated triglyceride and[Read More…]

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