Red Yeast Rice has been used in Asia for centuries. Now, it is being used as a powerful cholesterol health supplement.
We’ve all heard the impact that high cholesterol can have on our overall health. Well over 30% of the U.S. population has high cholesterol. But did you know that plant sterols should be an essential part of your cholesterol-targeting arsenal?
Sterols are a supplement that come from plants that have been used for cholesterol for years. New data from major academic institutions show that sterols have many more benefits for heart health.
On today’s episode, Amanda Williams, MPH discusses one of the world’s longest used medicinal foods available – Garlic. Many times, it is only looked at for its heart health benefit, but it really has advantages for overall health, especially in its supplemental form, Aged Garlic.
Today we are going to discuss how statin drugs impact essential nutrients in the body. If you are on a statin drug to help lower your cholesterol, it is important to know that specific nutrients in your body are being depleted.