High-Fructose Corn Syrup: Just Another Sugar? — As sweeteners go, high fructose corn syrup is perfect — for food manufacturers. But research is showing that, eaten in large quantities, HFCS may not be so good for you.
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Treatment of High Cholesterol - Dr. Andrew Weil, the #1 renowned integrative physician in the world. A Harvard graduate with a bachelor's in botany, his website helps people with almost any problem to cure it by diet, exercise and supplements. - www.drweil.com
The risk of having high cholesterol increases if you are addicted to smoking. Also, if you are obese and you do not exercise, then you can have high cholesterol. A poor diet and diabetes are other risk factors that can increase the cholesterol level.