Cholesterol – what it is, what it does and why too much is bad for you.

Cholesterol – one of those words that frequently hits the headlines. But what is it? It gets loads of bad press but nobody really tells you what it is. We’ve all seen the adverts for various products that have been ‘scientifically proven to actively reduce levels of cholesterol in the blood’. Ever tried these products? Ever had your cholesterol level tested? In this month’s article we will be looking at what cholesterol is and does and what we can do about it.

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