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Zydus Lifesciences Introduces Medication To Treat High Cholesterol In India

Zydus Lifesciences said that their Bempedoic acid medication, marketed as Bemdac, is now available in India for the treatment of high bad cholesterol levels on May 13. Bemdac is an orally given novel medication class. It introduces a new treatment option for people with high LDL cholesterol levels (LDL-c). LDL-c is commonly referred to as bad cholesterol since it is accumulated in the walls of blood vessels.

Sat, 14 May 2022 - 09:05 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: India, cholesterol, medicine, Zydus Lifesciences, Bemdac

Courtesy: Indian Express

Nordic Diet

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Nordic Diet Likely To Improve Cholesterol & Blood Sugar, Claims Study

Nordic Diet brings down the risk of cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes, and even death, according to a research. In addition, healthy nordic diet is beneficial for low-grade inflammation and lipid profiles. Moreover, the 2013 study was done on 200 participants over 55 years of age dealing with overweight and metabolic syndrome. Notably, the nordic diet includes berries, fish, root vegetables, and rapeseed oil. 

Sun, 20 Mar 2022 - 09:07 AM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: Health, Lifestyle, Nordic Diet, cholesterol, blood sugar

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Use Packed, Unpolished, Diff Types Of Dal On Rotation: Nutritionist

To tackle the common protein deficiency crisis, nutritionist Kavita Devgan recommends to add dal to diet with several hacks for better effect. Kavita suggests to consume packaged, unpolished dal which has its nutrients intact and is filled with anti-cancer chemicals. Besides, Kavita also advises to consume different lentils on rotation basis and be inventive with the routine. The nutritionist says low cholesterol level and slow aging are some… read-more

Sat, 03 Apr 2021 - 11:57 AM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Nutritionist, Kavita Devgan, Dal, Lentils, cholesterol

Courtesy: The Indian Express

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All Good Cholesterol Cannot Be Deemed Healthy, Suggests Study

Contrary to conventional beliefs, not all HDL cholesterol (high-density lipoprotein cholesterol) or good cholesterols are healthy, revealed a study. The study suggested that a positive causal relationship exists between the size of HDL cholesterol particles and heart attack probabilities. While large-good cholesterol particles directly incite heart attacks, the small ones generate lower risks. Hence, experts suggest to increase the number of… read-more

Sat, 27 Feb 2021 - 01:15 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: cholesterol, good cholesterol, Heart attack, Study

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Sooji ka halwa

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Nutritionists Suggest 'Sooji Halwa' To Satisfy Sweet Tooth Cravings

Nutritionists suggest people with sweet tooth to consume 'Sooji ka halwa' owing to its nutritional value. However, they suggest to use less clarified butter (ghee), sugar substitute 'stevia' and low fat milk. While a single serve of halwa contains 285 calories, its basic ingredient 'Sooji' or 'semolina' provides a rich source of iron, magnesium and fibre. Dieticians also recommend the dish as it helps in maintaining healthy heart,… read-more

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 - 10:56 AM / by Richa Nigam

Tags: food, Sooji ka halwa, cholesterol, sheera, Indian Dish

Courtesy: Times Now