Bad Cholesterol

High Cholesterol – Know Its Symptoms And Treatment!!

By Dr. Viveka Kumar, Cardiology Cholesterol is a waxy substance that is naturally produced by the liver and is usually contained in the fats of the blood. Although cholesterol is essential for the synthesis of vitamin D, cell membranes and certain hormones, yet increased cholesterol count can heighten chances of…

Keeping a check on your ‘bad cholesterol’ can help prevent tumor growth

The findings of a recent study suggest that the growth of cancerous cells can be reduced by controlling bad cholesterol. It was found that tumors use lipids to grow and use the latter as building blocks. The research was conducted to understand how tumor cells grow by scavenging low-density lipoproteins…