The latest news on cholesterol
Researchers weigh results of 8 studies, find excess pounds raise death risk over time
Study found variation tied to increased fats in the blood
Researchers found greater odds of developing heart conditions, diabetes despite lack of symptoms
Why you can't trust health claims on food packaging.
In early studies, injections lowered cholesterol and blood pressure in animals
But experts question whether people responding to Harris/HealthDay poll understand broader impact
New guidelines stress diet, exercise and lowering cholesterol to help prevent heart disease
A brief history of nutritional fallacies and how to fix the food supply for good.
But it might have a future as a weight-loss drug, results suggest
Doctors, patients share responsibility for preventing and treating co-occurring conditions, experts say