Many studies show that there is a definite connection between heart disease and cholesterol. Some doctors suggest the intake of statins, a cholesterol-lowering drug for patients with high cholesterol since it one point of cholesterol level drop reduces the risk of heart attack by 2 percent. However, taking statins can cause several side effects like liver damage, muscle pain, fatigue and other. So we listed the 5 natural ways of lowering your cholesterol naturally.
Are you one of the ‘1-in-3’ American adults with high cholesterol, doubling your risk of heart disease? The good news is that the ability to lower your cholesterol levels might just be within your control. Studies have shown that a diet made up of cholesterol lowering foods can be just as effective as taking cholesterol-lowering drugs! There are also some other lifestyle changes you can… [read more]
Cholesterol-lowering drugs called PCSK9 inhibitors increase your liver's ability to remove LDL from your blood by trapping the LDL inside the cell. http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2015/08/19/pcsk9-inhibitors-cholesterol-lowering-drugs.aspx
This links to the GreenMedInfo article: "A Pox on Cholesterol Lowering Drugs: Statins Raise Herpes Zoster (Shingles) Risk." http://www.greenmedinfo.com/blog/pox-cholesterol-lowering-drugs-statins-raise-herpes-zoster-shingles-risk-1