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Which Fats Are the "Bad" Fats? Standard advice related to fats in your diet has generally ranked unsaturated fats as healthier than saturated fats when it comes to preventing heart disease. But that advice may be changing.

Want to lower your cholesterol? Here's how- #cholesterol #dailyRx

Fighting the Bad Cholesterol. Not all cholesterol is bad. However, one type of cholesterol is especially harmful. When the body has too much of this "bad" cholesterol, the heart is in danger.

Fear the Ugly Cholesterol. Cholesterol: the good, the bad and the ugly. The "ugly" cholesterol is one to fear. It can break your heart.

Having blood pressure that is too high or too low can be bad for your heart, but a blood pressure that's constantly changing may be bad for your mind. #bloodpressure #cognitivehealth

For years, people have heard they should not eat saturated fat. This kind of fat is found in #butter, #cheese, #meats and other heavier foods. But the wisdom of that advice may be changing. #SaturatedFat #Cancer #Cardiovascular #Diet

Unsafe levels of antibiotics in our meat and dairy? Antibiotic-resistant bacteria in our meat and poultry? You betcha!

This infographic discusses the severe impacts of meat consumption on our health and the advantages of including vegan meals in our daily diet.

Heart Attacks Worse For Some Patients. Heart attacks are serious health concerns. The treatment of heart attacks can be difficult and even dangerous when the patient has other medical problems.

World Crises Trigger More Heart Attacks. When this world starts to get you down, it could be increasing your risk of heart attack. New studies have found that hurricanes, war and economic crises may be bad for the heart.


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Like Bacon, Sausage and Hot Dogs? Then Beware: They May Raise Your Risk of Death, New Study Finds. | Shine Food - Yahoo! Shine

Bypass Patients Less Likely to Take Meds. Medication after heart surgery is often a key part of recovery. Interestingly, individuals who receive more invasive cardiac surgery may be the least likely to follow up with preventative medication.

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WHO says hot dogs, bacon cause cancer. Does this mean we should all become vegetarians?

WHO says hot dogs, bacon cause cancer. Does this mean we should all become vegetarians? - The Washington Post

Is your organic food really organic? If you buy organic foods with ingredients from China, it may not actually be "Organic". Mike Adams from Natural News explores the corrupt world of Chinese organics, and how some American companies turn a blind eye to the issue.

Eating Insects - The Most Eco-Friendly Meat Infographic