Articles — Cholesterol

The Essentials of Essential Hypertension 1

The Essentials of Essential Hypertension

Essential hypertension is the most common form of high blood pressure in America, accounting for 95% of all reported cases. The good news is, it is a highly modifiable risk factor for cardiovascular disease.

September Is National Cholesterol Education Month 0

September is National Cholesterol Education Month. This month serves as a reminder to talk to your doctor about having your blood cholesterol and other important health markers tested.

The Rise Of Cholesterol In Children 0

How To Maintain Your Fitness With An Injury

Extensive research showed that one in three kids between the ages of 9 and 11 has borderline or high cholesterol, putting them at a higher risk of cardiovascular disease when they’re older. 

New Research: High Blood Pressure and Cholesterol Before 40 May Lead to Heart Risks Later In Life 2

Sun Protection Tips For A Healthy Summer

A new analysis found that early life exposure to high blood pressure and elevated cholesterol can have detrimental effects on your heart health later in life.

When Statins Alone Are Not Enough To Lower Cholesterol 5

When Statins Alone Are Not Enough To Lower Cholesterol

With heart disease being a major concern throughout the U.S., it is understandable that doctors most often...

What You Need to Know About Strokes 1

Knowing the difference between having a stroke and suffering a heart attack could save your life.

Stroke is the 5th most significant cause of death in the U.S., and there are almost 7 million survivors of this preventable disease...