Category Archives: Cholesterol

Evidence against raising “good” cholesterol with drugs.

Doctors and drug companies don’t like to report negative results, but when it comes to medications that raise HDL, or good cholesterol levels, they’re getting used it. In a presentation at the American College of Cardiology, researchers report that the … Continue reading

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David Diamond – Demonization and Deception in Cholesterol Research

Presentation of the separation of science from the diet-heart-cholesterol myth. Classic misuse of relative-risk without absolute differences. If Ike had only started the low-fat diet sooner, he might still be with us. Of course, 4 packs a day might have … Continue reading

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