cholesterol

All you need to Know about Cholesterol

Many people aren’t exactly sure what cholesterol is or how cholesterol affects your health. Further to this, many people don’t understand its significance. What is cholesterol? In short, Cholesterol is a fat-like substance, natural existing within the membranes (cell walls) of the body. Cholesterol is imperative to the human body because it forms part of [...]

All you need to Know about Cholesterol2020-05-01T14:46:46+01:00

Cholesterol and Triglycerides

Both cholesterol and triglycerides are natural in the body and the blood and are harmful only when their natural levels become elevated. Their functions are quite different. Triglycerides (fats) are a source of fuel energy and are stored in fat cells in the body being released as required into the bloodstream as free fatty acids. [...]

Cholesterol and Triglycerides2012-09-25T13:18:56+01:00