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Cholesterol & Ways to Lower It

Cholesterol & Ways to Lower It

| September 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Need to lower cholesterol? First, you must understand what it is and why it’s high. Cholesterol is a waxy molecule produced in the liver. It’s a building block used all over the body to make neurotransmitters in your brain, hormones like testosterone/estrogens/progesterone/vitamin D (hormones with a cholesterol base are called “steroid hormones”), and it’s a […]

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Diabetes in Asian/Indian Populations

Diabetes in Asian/Indian Populations

| August 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

I noticed some years back that every doctor from India of Asian/Indian descent over age 40 had diabetes.  I noticed it first in my mother’s oncologist.  Not even close to being overweight, but had Type 2 diabetes.  Diabetes has become epidemic in cities such as Bangladesh and New Delhi.  This is in large part due […]

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