Dietary approaches to lowering cholesterol may be a side
effect-free alternative to statin drugs for patients with
moderately high cholesterol, but a new study at Pennsylvania State
University shows that in patients with high levels...
Vitamin C appears to reduce levels of C-reactive protein, a marker
of inflammation and possibly a better predictor of heart disease
than cholesterol levels, shows research for the first time. The
findings could provide tools to beat...
Elevated levels of C-reactive protein, a blood-marker for
inflammation, is a better predictor of risk for heart attacks than
high low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels, report researchers