Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.
Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.

Ldl Lower Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Ldl Lower.

0SHARES
Exercising with High Cholesterol

Being overweight is a leading risk factor for high cholesterol. The good news is that regular physical activity will help with both weight loss and lowering cholesterol. Exercise can actually increase your HDL (good) levels while lowering your LDL (b...  Read more

Fats That Fight Cholesterol

If you're reading this, your doctor has probably told you that your cholesterol levels are too high. Maybe she put you on a medication to help lower cholesterol, or simply told you to consume less cholesterol-containing foods. No matter what you...  Read more

Supplements for a Healthy Heart

So you just found out that you have high cholesterol, or perhaps you have a strong family history of heart disease and want to do your best to prevent it. So you head to the pharmacy or health food store for help, only to be bombarded by countless su...  Read more

Heart-Healthy Benefits of Exercise

"Exercise improves your health." You hear it all the time, but what does that really mean? How much of a difference can exercise make in your life, and how much do you really need to do? You’ll be happy to know that you don’t ne...  Read more

What Is Cholesterol?

Cholesterol is a soft, fat-like substance. It is a building block of body cells and hormones, makes up 50 percent of your nervous system, and is necessary for metabolism. In moderate amounts, it is essential to good health. But the dangers of high ch...  Read more

getting to my low watermark
Updated 9/25/2016 2:07:50 PM

Even with my bad scale I am below 190!! Also, doing well, lately as to no post-7 PM snacking. Watching more closely to tracking EVERYTHING I am eating. Feels great!!...  Read more

I need help.....low motivation. My mind says go
Updated 9/25/2016 2:52:20 PM

I need help.....low motivation. My mind says go for it, my body feels tired....  Read more

What kind of smoothies are good but low calories.
Updated 9/24/2016 9:01:06 PM

What kind of smoothies are good but low calories....  Read more

Anyone doing low carb.. Do you have cheat days? If
Updated 9/24/2016 10:02:27 AM

Anyone doing low carb.. Do you have cheat days? If so how many carbs do u allow yourself? I tried cheat last Sunday but I felt yucky- I think I have a wheat allergy....  Read more

This is my first day doing keto or low carb and wh
Updated 9/27/2016 9:58:47 PM

This is my first day doing keto or low carb and when I looked at my macros, I had 2 close and 2 way off, especially carbs. How does one do it to make sure they are within their quota? #lowcarb...  Read more

Lowering Cholesterol: Can Supplements Help?

Statins CAN SLASH LDL ("bad") cholesterol by 40 to 60 percent. But some people prefer to avoid prescription drugs. While no cholesterol-lowering supplement can match the potency (or purity) of a statin, a few offer modest help. Others promise to bu...  Read more

Eating Cloves Can Lower Cholesterol & Triglycerides

About 1/2 tsp of cloves ( ground or whole) daily lowers LDL cholesterol and triglycerides...Garlic and nutmeg fight bacteria...  Read more

Living Low Carb (Atkins and other Plans)

We will discuss low carb lifestyles (including Atkins,Protein Power, South Beach and other doctor-recommended low carb plans), trade low carb recipes and team up to do this together!...  Read more

Poll: Do You View Exercise as a Punishment or a Health Benefit?

I must admit until I found my passion for running I looked at all types of exercise as a form of torture. I felt as though I was being punished due to my lack of discipline when it came to my eating. Exercise was like taking medicine—you know you mus...  Read more

7 Tests You Should Never Skip

Going to the doctor when you're sick is a no-brainer. But going when you're perfectly fine can be a lifesaver. "People who schedule routine visits get the best preventive services, and that sets the stage for success," says Jonathan...  Read more