The Truth About Lowering Cholesterol
Posted By: LuellaMay
Date: Saturday, 28-Jun-2014 12:03:18
(The Best Years in Life) Lowering cholesterol levels has been a major focus of the medical profession for the last three decades. A routine doctor's visit entails checking cholesterol levels, and much too often the patient leaves the doctor's office with a prescription for some type of cholesterol lowering drug. We are taught to fear cholesterol and told that high levels can lead to serious health problems, such as heart disease. However, the truth of the matter is that our bodies need cholesterol, and it is highly unlikely that cholesterol will cause heart disease or otherwise harm our health.