Some important information about cholesterol, the role it plays in our bodies, and the blood tests you should ask for rather than the inaccurate 'total cholesterol' readings that most people will receive.
Cholesterol has been demonised but it is, in fact, so important to our bodies that we would not be able to function or even live without it! read more
A few years ago many people would never have heard of statins. Now more than five million Britons take the cholesterol-lowering drugs every day to prevent heart attacks and strokes.
But do they actually work for many of us? A new study has raised serious questions about whether they do - meanwhile, other new evidence has linked statins with severe depression and suicide.
Spotted on The Daily Mail