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Statins: Green tea and Q10 counter worst effects

Scientists at Harvard have discovered that the side effects of cholesterol-lowering drugs called statins can be countered either by drinking green tea or taking a coenzyme Q10 supplement. Green tea contains a substance known as deoxysappanone, which seems to have a beneficial effect on mitochondria, reducing the levels of toxic […]

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Men's Health

MEN’S HEALTH: Coenzyme Q10 — A Life-Saving Nutrient

MEN’S HEALTH: Coenzyme Q10 — A Life-Saving Nutrient

Coenzyme Q10 is a vital nutrient for anyone taking cholesterol medications. Without this supplement, cholesterol drugs can create more problems than they solve. One of the most important issues for men’s health in recent years has been maintaining a healthy heart. It is just as much of an issue for […]

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Cholesterol Drugs vs. Nutrients to Maintain Heart Health

Cholesterol Drugs vs. Nutrients to Maintain Heart Health

The benefits of statin drugs are questionable. Take the time to explore nutritional alternatives for heart health. There are currently 25 million people around the world taking anti-cholesterol medications called statins. In 2006 alone, nearly $28 billion dollars were spent on these medications to improve heart health. Admittedly these drugs […]

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