Our bodies naturally produce cholesterol. The amount is dependent on genetics. It's not inherently bad. You need cholesterol for various bodily functions. However, too much cholesterol can be unhealthy. The American Heart Association established a range for your daily intake:
Less than 200 mg/dL is considered healthy.
200 to 239...
Health Data Rights Moves Health Care into the 21st Century
Sweeping changes are on the way in the health care industry. The details will be hashed out by politicians, but we the people can collectively express our opinions on what changes we are passionate about. If one group of health advocates has its way, our health care will finally move fully into the 21st century.
Health Data Rights, an...
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Jillian Michaels takes that old classic reuben sandwich and gives it one of her workouts to make it lighter. Grill lean corned beef with saurkraut, low-fat dressing and low-fat swiss cheese for a hearty lunch.