PharmD Info

A forum for Indian Pharmacy Professionals

Important: Registered today to have the complete access on this forum --- Register Here
Its an open online platform to share and discuss clinical research and publication related topics to develop your skills and knowledge on various research methodologies and its related outcome measurements.Eg:Statistical Analysis,Study Designs and Journal Clubs.
Forum rules: Dear User, Kindly read our forum rules before you proceed with our PharmD Info, Your first 5 posts/topics requires moderator approval and this website is purely meant for educational and knowledge sharing purpose only so you should not make any topics/replies/messages which criticize, threaten or abuse any member, pharmacy governing bodies and organizations. Your post will be deleted automatically by our BB Pruning System if your topic is not viewed by members for more than 5 days. So, make sure that your topics and its related contents are unique and valuable. We expect you to be an active member of our forum to continue with your free membership.Kindly note that if a member received more than five warnings from moderator/members they will be blocked automatically by our Bulletin Board system.
  • User avatar
#2507
Cholesterol is finally officially removed from Naughty List. The US government has finally accepted that cholesterol is not a nutrient of concern. doing a U-turn on their warnings to us to stay away from high-cholesterol foods since the 1970s to avoid heart disease and clogged arteries.

This means eggs, butter, full-fat dairy products, nuts, coconut oil and meat have now been classified as safe and have been officially removed from the nutrients of concern list.

The US Department of Agriculture, which is responsible for updating the guidelines every five years, stated in its findings for 2015: "Previously, the Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommended that cholesterol intake be limited to no more than 300 mg/day.

"The 2015 DGAC will not bring forward this recommendation because available evidence shows no appreciable relationship between consumption of dietary cholesterol and serum (blood) cholesterol, consistent with the AHA/ACC (American Heart Association / American College of Cardiology)

The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee will, in response, no longer warn people against eating high-cholesterol foods and will instead focus on sugar as the main substance of dietary concern.

US cardiologist Dr Steven Nissen said: It's the right decision. We got the dietary guidelines wrong. They've been wrong for decades."

When we eat more foods rich in this compound, our bodies make less. If we deprive ourselves of foods high in cholesterol - such as eggs, butter, and liver - our body revs up.

The Real Truth about Cholesterol. The majority of the cholesterol in you is produced by your liver. Your brain is primarily made up from cholesterol. It is essential for nerve cells to function.

Cholesterol is the basis for the creation of all the steroid hormones, including estrogen, testosterone, and corticosteroids.

High cholesterol in the body is a clear indication which shows the liver of the individual is in good health.

Dr. George V. Mann M.D. associate director of the Framingham study for the incidence and prevalence of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and its risk factors states:

Saturated fats and cholesterol in the diet are not the cause of coronary heart disease. That myth is the greatest deception of the century, perhaps of any century

Cholesterol is the biggest medical scam of all time
There is no such thing as bad Cholesterol

So you can stop trying to change your Cholesterol level. Studies prove beyond a doubt, cholesterol doesn't cause heart disease and it won't stop a heart attack.

The majority of people that have heart attacks have normal cholesterol levels.

OUR BODY NEEDS 950 mg OF CHOLESTEROL FOR DAILY METABOLISM AND THE LIVER IS THE MAIN Producer. ONLY 15% OF CHOLESTEROL IS BEING DONATED BY THE FOOD WE EAT.

If the fat content is less in our food we eat, our liver
Got to work more to maintain the level at 950 mg.

If the cholesterol level is high in our body, it shows the liver is working perfect.

Experts say that there is nothing like LDL or HDL.

Cholesterol is not found to create block any where in human body.

Please share the recent facts about CHOLESTEROL

Reference: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/won ... 82832f86fa
Similar Topics
Topics Statistics Last post
New organ identified in Human body
by Prajith  - 05 Jan 2017, 13:20  - In: Pharma Magazine
0 Replies 
1067 Views
by Prajith
05 Jan 2017, 13:20
Overall Human Hormones Functions
by Admin  - 10 Mar 2017, 11:38  - In: Pharmacy Education
0 Replies 
1014 Views
by Admin
10 Mar 2017, 11:38
0 Replies 
717 Views
by Prajith
14 Dec 2016, 11:37

Tags

The Pharmacy Council of India (PCI) has launched a[…]

Indian Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. A/C N[…]

PharmD Info Online Group Discussion Disc[…]

PCI chalks out plans to allay concerns of educatio[…]

WELCOME TO OUR E-LEARN COURSE WORK MODULES