Archive | Cholesterol

The Harm of Statins and the Right D...

The Harm of Statins Our first question comes from Dorothy. Dorothy has successfully completed the Eat Fat, Get Thin program and now all of her labs are normal, but her […]

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  • 3/5

Here’s How to Determine the Healt...

“Dr. Hyman, I’m so confused about what fats to cook with,” a reader recently wrote. “For so long I’ve been using vegetable oils because I heard they were best to […]

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  • 11/18
Categories: Articles, Cholesterol, Featured

The True Cause of Heart Disease: A ...

The way you eat, how much you exercise, how you manage stress and your exposure to environmental toxins all contribute to things like high cholesterol, high blood pressure, high blood […]

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  • 10/8

Is Butter Really Back?

“Dr. Hyman, I have been so confused about saturated fat,” writes this week’s house call. “The government still says to limit saturated fat, yet I read in the news how […]

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  • 8/25
Categories: Articles, Cholesterol, Featured

Is Coconut Oil Bad for Your Cholest...

“Ever since I started using coconut oil, my cholesterol has spiked,” writes this week’s house call. “I’m afraid coconut oil with all that saturated fat is creating more harm than […]

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  • 4/6

How Our Government Made Us Fat and ...

“Dr. Hyman, I grew up following the guidelines of the Food Pyramid,” writes this week’s house call. “Now the guidelines keep changing. What about these new MyPlate guidelines?  And what […]

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  • 2/26

Why Oil is Bad for You

“Dr. Hyman, I grew up in a house where we used vegetable oil every day to cook with,” writes this week’s house call. “My mom still uses these oils and […]

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  • 1/29

6 Steps to Healthy Cholesterol, Or ...

“How do I lower my cholesterol?” It’s a question often asked by millions of people. You know why? Because your doctor, the medical profession, the media, and the government have […]

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  • 10/9

Seven Tips to Fix Your Cholesterol ...

THE SINGULAR FOCUS on treating cholesterol as a means to prevent heart attacks is leading to the deaths of millions of people because the real underlying cause of the majority […]

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  • 1/28

Why Cholesterol May Not Be the Caus...

WE HAVE ALL BEEN LED TO to believe that cholesterol is bad and that lowering it is good. Because of extensive pharmaceutical marketing to both doctors and patients we think […]

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  • 5/19