cholesterol

Cholesterol Level – Ayurvedic Remedies That Can Lower It!

By Dr. Soonrita Taneja, Ayurveda High cholesterol has become a very common phrase nowadays. With excessive consumption of fast foods and sugar, lifestyle disorders such as diabetes and high cholesterol have become very common. In order to know what high cholesterol is, you should first know about cholesterol. Cholesterol is a type…

Know How Ayurveda Can Help In Balancing Blood Cholesterol!

By Dr. Anju Srivastava, Ayurveda Cholesterol is a substance which is present in the blood. Cholesterol helps in producing healthy cells in the body, but in excess, it can increase the risks of heart disease. High cholesterol in the body causes fat deposits to form in the blood vessels. These fatty deposits,…

Cholesterol – 10 Food Items That Lower it!

By Dr. Ritu Singh, Dietitian/Nutritionist Food plays a vital role in lowering cholesterol apart from timely medication. Here is a list of 10 foods that contribute to a great extent in lowering the cholesterol level: Oats: Changing the morning meal is the first action you should take. Oatmeal can bring down the…

Can High Cholesterol Level Cause Heart Disease?

By Dr. Rajiv Agarwal, 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 heart diseases.…