THE TRUTH ABOUT CHOLESTEROL

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THE TRUTH ABOUT CHOLESTEROL

By Dr. James Howenstine, MD.
February 20, 2005
NewsWithViews.com

Cholesterol is not really the villain portrayed in the pharmaceutical ads. It is actually a vital substance needed in every cell of the body as it is the chemical precursor from which the body produces bile acids, provitamin D3, male and female sex hormones, and adrenal hormones (hydrocortisone and aldosterone that regulates sodium and potassium balance). Cholesterol is needed to construct the important membranes which surround cells. Continue reading »