Tag: statins

How to Choose and Use CoQ10 and Ubiquinol — Tips from Dr. Tod Cooperman at ConsumerLab.com

Hi, I’m Dr. Tod Cooperman, president and founder of ConsumerLab.com, and I’m here to talk today about CoQ10 and ubiquinol supplements. Now, ConsumerLab has been testing vitamins and supplements since 1999 and reporting those results online at ConsumerLab.com and we’ve just published our report on these products on our website and i’m here to talk…

By Ewald Bahringer November 7, 2019 2

Dairy Estrogen and Male Fertility

“Dairy Estrogen and Male Fertility” Why is high dietary intake of saturated fat associated with reduced semen quality? What’s the connection? Well, a significant percentage of the saturated fat intake in the study was derived from dairy products, and residues of industrial chemicals may bioaccumulate up the food chain into cow fat, and some of…

By Ewald Bahringer October 10, 2019 30

New Cholesterol Fighters

“New Cholesterol Fighters” Avoiding meat is only one part of the picture. A healthy vegetarian diet should be chock full of foods with known benefits. Within the last 12 months, eight products were tested — some for the first time ever — to see what they would do to our LDL, our bad cholesterol. Almonds,…

By Ewald Bahringer September 13, 2019 4

Flax Seeds for Hypertension

“Flax Seeds for Hypertension” A recent article in the journal Meat Science acknowledged that a sector of the population perceives meat as a food that is detrimental to their health because of studies associating meat consumption with heart disease and cancer. For these reasons, these meat consumers look for healthier food alternatives as a means…

By Ewald Bahringer September 12, 2019 56

Optimal Cholesterol Level

“Optimal Cholesterol Level” No matter where we live, how old we are, or what we look like, health researchers have discovered that 90% of having a first heart attack can be attributed to nine modifiable risk factors. The nine factors that are threatening our lives include smoking, too much bad cholesterol, high blood pressure, diabetes,…

By Ewald Bahringer September 7, 2019 48

Beans, Beans, They’re Good For Your Heart

“Beans, Beans, They’re Good For Your Heart” I’ve talked previously about the anti-diabetic and anti-obesity effects of various phytochemiclas in beans, but there are protective effects on the cardiovascular system as well. Plant-specific compounds can have a remarkable impact on the health care system and may provide therapeutic health benefits, including the prevention and/or treatment…

By Ewald Bahringer September 5, 2019 47