Natural Remedies for High Cholesterol - The Summary

Here's the unfortunate truth.

You are more likely to die from heart-related disease than any other causes of death in the United States.

Here are some stats. In the United States in 2010, 597,689 citizens died of heart-related disease while 574,743 died of cancer.

And if you include stroke (129,476 died), which high cholesterol has a part to play in causing it, then it is the largest cause of death. Cancer ranks second.

It is very scary, however, the good news is that it is a preventable disease.

High blood pressure, high cholesterol, an unhealthy diet and the lack of physical activities are major contributing factors.

In this report, we'll focus on natural remedies that can be used to lower high cholesterol...

Natural Remedies for High Cholesterol

We understand you would rather treat your cholesterol problem naturally. Indeed that is an excellent approach.

However, do keep in mind that if after a period of time, natural supplements are unable to bring your cholesterol levels down to an acceptable level, you many need to go on a prescription cholesterol-lowering medication.

In fact, natural supplements can be used along with prescription cholesterol-lowering medications for even greater benefits.

Or, by combining natural remedies to lower cholesterol levels, you might be able to use a lower dose of the prescription medications.

Do not discount the possibility of needing to use prescription medication, especially after you have given lifestyle and natural solutions a good trial run.

See the article About High Cholesterol for a quick primer on this health condition.

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See Natural Remedies for High Cholesterol for recommended dosages and complete details.
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If I Have High Cholesterol, What Else Should I Be Concerned About?

This is an excellent question indeed.

How about heart disease? Indeed, many natural remedies for high cholesterol has also other health benefits in preventing heart disease as well.

Essentially, high cholesterol causes heart disease. So does high blood pressure.

It would be wise to investigate other supplements recommended for those suffering for heart disease. And this would include high blood pressure.

The two detailed articles Natural Remedies for Heart Disease and Natural Remedies for High Blood Pressure provides a detailed list of remedies with scientifically proven benefits.

Natural Remedies for Heart Disease

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Natural Remedies for High Blood Pressure

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Revised: 31.05.2014

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