The Truth about Cholesterol and why you NEED it
Like many diseases, we can see the wilful ignorance demonstrated by modern medicine, in not dealing with the root cause of heart disease, which is diet.
Because the focus is on treating the symptoms rather than the cause, there have been differences of opinion on how to deal with heart disease and what can be done to stop the occurrence of heart attacks and strokes.
All previous studies on the ‘damage’ cholesterol were small, poorly designed studies. However a study done back in 2010, pooled together data from 21 unique studies that included almost 350,000 people, about 11,000 of whom developed cardiovascular disease (CVD), tracked for an average of 14 years, and concluded that there is no relationship between the intake of saturated fat and the incidence of heart disease or stroke.
Cholesterol is produced by the liver and also made by most cells in the body. It is carried around in the blood by little ‘couriers’ called lipoproteins. We need cholesterol because the body uses it for many functions in the body – IT IS ESSENTIAL!! READ ON..