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Can OTC Medication Help with Cholesterol?

When you think of OTC medicine, lowering your cholesterol may not be the first thing to come to your mind. Many believe OTC medicine is for simple problems like minor pains, aches, or coughs and colds. But OTC medicines can also be effective in improving cholesterol. Reasons behind high cholesterol High cholesterol may result from…

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Tips to Keep Your Cholesterol in Check

Did you know? “Approx. 14% of Americans have cholesterol levels greater than 240 mg/dL.” Cholesterol is a fatty substance your liver makes. Your total cholesterol level is the overall amount of cholesterol found in your blood. It consists of: low-density lipoproteins (LDL) – Bad cholesterol high-density lipoproteins (HDL) – Good cholesterol triglycerides Your body needs…